Male Arrested And Facing Drug Charges

A 65 year old Saskatoon man is appearing in Provincial Court this morning following an investigation on April 2nd, 2008 by the Saskatoon Integrated Drug Unit.

Members of the Saskatoon Integrated Drug Unit were observing the male suspect, and conducted a vehicle stop in the 2600 Block of Faithful Avenue where they found the accused to be in possession of morphine and dilaudid tablets. The male is facing charges of Trafficking, two counts of Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking, and Possession of Proceeds of Crime.

Following the suspects arrest, a warrant was executed at his residence where a large amount of various pills and cocaine were found. The investigation is still ongoing.

(Occurrence Number: 08-29046)