Drug Related Search Warrant And Arrests

Three Saskatoon residents are scheduled to appear in Provincial Court this morning following a traffic stop and subsequent search of a home on February 9th, 2009.

At approximately 11:30 p.m. February 9th a vehicle was stopped in the 200 block of Pinehouse Drive. A search of the vehicle resulted in officers seizing approximately 2 lbs of cannabis, a small amount of cocaine, several ecstasy pills and just under $750.00 in cash. The 35 year old driver was arrested at the scene and charged with two counts of Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking, Proceeds of Crime under $5,000, Proceeds of Crime over $5,000, and Possession of a Controlled Substance.

Shortly afterward members of the Saskatoon Integrated Drug Unit executed a search warrant, under the Controlled Drugs and Substance Act, at a home in the 400 block of Whiteswan Drive. Approximately $22,000 in cash was seized and two additional arrests were made. A 37 year old man and a 24 year old woman are charged with Proceeds of Crime over $5,000.

(Occurrence Number: 2009-10577)