Five people charged in Red Deer drug bust

Five individuals have been charged after Red Deer RCMP executed two recent search warrants.

Five individuals have been charged after Red Deer RCMP executed two recent search warrants.

Police say “significant” amounts of crack cocaine, powder cocaine and methampetamine were found as a result of the warrants, which took place at a residence on Reichley Street as well as an apartment unit on Ironstrone Drive.

A substantial amount of cash, which RCMP allege was directly related to the sale of illegal drugs, was also discovered.

The five individuals have been charged with possession for the purpose of trafficking in cocaine, possession for the purpose of trafficking in methamphetamine, and proceeds of crime over $5,000.

They will appear in Red Deer provincial court on Monday.

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