Drugs and cash seized from Whalley residence

Surrey

2020-04-27 08:46 PDT

File # 2020-35024

Illicit drugs and cash have been seized from a Whalley residence following an investigation by the Surrey RCMP Community Response Unit.

The seizure is the result of an investigation which began on March 5, 2020, by the Surrey RCMP Community Response Unit (CRU). CRU was on a pro-active patrol in Whalley when they observed suspicious activity, consistent with drug trafficking, at a residence located in the 11400-block of 124 Street.

The investigation led to the execution of a search warrant on April 22, 2020 and as a result police seized plastic packages containing suspected fentanyl, hard-pressed pills, and methamphetamine. Police also located and seized approximately $25,541 in cash.

 suspected fentanyl, hard-pressed pills, methamphetamine and cash.

A man and woman were detained at the residence and released pending further investigation. No charges have been laid at this time.

The illicit drug trade is a significant driver of crime in our community, says Staff Sergeant Mike Deneumoustier. We will continue to pro-actively investigate illegal drug activity in our community to reduce crime and keep Surrey safe.

If you suspect drug activity in your neighborhood please call Surrey RCMP at 604-599-0502 or, if you wish to make an anonymous report, contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS or www.solvecrime.ca.
 

 

Released by

Cpl. Joanie Sidhu

Media Relations Officer
Surrey RCMP
www.surreyrcmp.ca  
14355 57 Avenue, Surrey, BC, V3X 1A9
Office: 604-599-7776
Email: surrey_media_relations@rcmp-grc.gc.ca  
 

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