News | DrumhellerMail - Page #3395
Last updateFri, 14 Jun 2024 6pm

RCMP and response teams conduct searches, result in drug charges

During the late evening hours of Monday, July 20 and early morning hours of Tuesday, July 21, Drumheller detachment with assistance from the Southern Alberta District Emergency Response Teams conducted two searches. 
    One of the searches was in Cambria while the other one was in the Rural Area just North and East of Drumheller.  Both searches were associated with the possession and sale of illegal drugs.
    A total of eight persons were arrested and are facing a wide variety of charges.  These charges range from Possession for the Purpose of trafficking, Possession of a Narcotic, Possession of Stolen property, as well as breaches to outstanding court orders.  A small amount of drugs valued under $2,000 was seized as well as drug paraphenalia.
    Names are not being released at this time pending the official charges being sworn. 


Third motorcycle accident of the weekend

bikecrashjuly19_9pm2.jpg  bikecrashjuly19_9pm1.jpg


At around 9:00 pm on Sunday evening, the Rosebud Fire Department, Dalum Fire Department and Drumheller RCMP responded to a motorcycle accident on HWY 840,1 km South of Rosebud.


The motorcycle left the road and went through a barbed wire fence. The Roaebud and Dalum Fire Department spent an hour fixing the fence for the landowner.


The Drumheller Mail encourages commenting on our stories but due to our harassment policy we must remove any comments that are offensive, or don’t meet the guidelines of our commenting policy.