Blackfalds RCMP said they found methamphetamine and cocaine at a house in Blackfalds. (File photo by Advocate staff)

Drugs and guns seized in Blackfalds

Two people charged with offences

RCMP seized drugs, firearms and money at a house in Blackfalds on Friday.

Blackfalds RCMP said methamphetamine and cocaine, along with drug paraphernalia, were found when the search warrant was executed.

Christina Maria Stark was charged with possession of methamphetamine for the purpose of trafficking, possession of cocaine for the purpose of trafficking, possession of stolen property, and possession of the controlled substance methamphetamine.

Joseph Andrew MacInnis was charged with possession of methamphetamine for the purpose of trafficking, possession of cocaine for the purpose of trafficking, possession of stolen property, and possession of the controlled substance methamphetamine.

Both Stark and MacInnis were released from custody to attend Red Deer provincial court.

Police said the investigation was ongoing and further charges may be laid.



News tips

Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter

Blackfalds RCMP

Get local stories you won't find anywhere else right to your inbox.
Sign up here

Just Posted

Oilers 50/50 raffle delayed further as team resolves errors, offers refunds

EDMONTON — A record-setting Edmonton Oilers 50/50 draw won’t have a winner… Continue reading

The latest numbers on COVID-19 in Canada for Aug. 9

The latest numbers of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Canada as of 4:50… Continue reading

Liberals turn over thousands of pages on WE decision, lawyers now vetting docs

OTTAWA — The federal Liberal government has handed over thousands of pages… Continue reading

Samson Cree Nation reeling after 10 year-old-boy-shot, 13-year-old charged with manslaughter

‘Don’t give up, keep praying, we will get through this’

Kamloops boat crash sends 2 passengers to hospital, police investigating

KAMLOOPS, B.C. — Two vessels collided on the South Thompson River Saturday,… Continue reading

QUIZ: Do you know the truth?

In what has been described as a post-truth era, how much do you know about truth and lies?

Cast your votes for Best of Red Deer

The Advocate’s Best of Red Deer Readers’ Choice Awards are back. Community… Continue reading

Sylvan Lake couple donates $850,000 to AACS

The doantion will be put towards a new X-Ray machine for the facility

Call the police if you’re disturbed by noisy vehicles

I’m disgusted at the nightly vehicle noise in Red Deer. Night after… Continue reading

Explosion helps to hasten the meltdown of Lebanon

Beirut has been living with car bombs and air raids on a… Continue reading

Take comfort — it could be hotter

If it’s one thing we humans are pretty good at, it’s complaining… Continue reading

Singer Salome Bey, known as Canada’s first lady of the blues, dies at age 86

Singer Salome Bey, known as Canada’s first lady of the blues, has… Continue reading

US investigates electrical fires in 2014 Chrysler minivans

DETROIT — The U.S. government’s road safety agency is investigating complaints of… Continue reading

Greece slams Turkish announcement on energy research in eastern Med

ATHENS, Greece — Greece on Monday slammed a Turkish announcement that it… Continue reading

Most Read