Police search turns up bounty of cash, hash, pot, mushrooms

At about 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Red Deer City RCMP’s street team and Organized Crime section executed a search warrant on a residence in the 3500 block of 43rd Avenue.

At about 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Red Deer City RCMP’s street team and Organized Crime section executed a search warrant on a residence in the 3500 block of 43rd Avenue.

The search — a result of an ongoing investigation — turned up about six pounds of marijuana, $26,000 in cash and quantities of hashish and psilocybin (aka. Magic Mushrooms).

Three people were arrested at the residence without incident.

Shayden Constable, 19, of Red Deer, has been charged with two counts of possession for the purpose of trafficking, one count of possession, one count of unauthorized possession of a weapon, and one count of possession of property obtained by crime. Constable was released on bail and is set to appear in Red Deer Provincial Court on October 23.

David Drolet, 20, of Red Deer, was arrested on outstanding warrants. He faces no new charges in the bust.

A 19-year-old female from Red Deer was also released from custody and faces no charges at this time.