A police traffic stop was made at 10:30 pm September 3, 2007. The resulting traffic investigation by the involved constables led them to a downtown hotel room at 6:15 am September 4, 2007. At this time criminal offense arrests where made. This investigation led to another hotel room in the same hotel. Both rooms where contained by police until a warrant was obtained and a subsequent search carried out at 1:45 pm September 4, 2007.
Seized was approximately 4.5 ounces of crack cocaine, 3.5 ounces of cocaine, one 357 magnum revolver with ammunition, 3 swords 22 inches to 36 inches in length and $10,000.00 in Canadian currency.
Four males and one female, all 19 to 20 years old will be appearing in court at 9:30 am on September 5, 2007. They are all from the Edmonton Alberta area.