Two men and a woman from Quebec are facing charges following an investigation into cocaine, marihuana and fentanyl trafficking in Saskatoon.
At approximately 5:00 p.m., August 15, 2017, members of the Saskatoon Integrated Drug Enforcement Street Team stopped a black Volkswagen on Millar Avenue. The officers located more than 99 fentanyl pills, 1900 grams of marihuana, 165 grams of crack cocaine and 261 grams of powdered cocaine. The two men inside the vehicle were taken into custody.
Further investigation led officers to search an apartment in the 300 block of 5th Avenue North. Inside officers found more than $8000 in cash, 62 grams of cocaine, 11 grams of marihuana, and a number of cell phones. A woman was located inside and arrested.
The two men, ages 29 and 30, are now facing numerous charges including Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking Fentanyl, Marihuana and Cocaine. The 24 year old woman is facing a charge of Possession for the purpose of Trafficking Cocaine. They are expected to appear in Saskatoon Provincial Court on August 16, 2017.
Court information #s 991022403,405,406,407.
SIDEST is an integrated unit made up of members of the Saskatoon Police Service and the RCMP “F” Division.