Police seize 176 grams of Cocaine during residential search

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Source: Brandon Police Service Media Release

On Thursday May 19, 2022, members of the Organized Crime Section and Crime Suppression Section conducted a search warrant on a residence in the 700 block of 6th street shortly after 7:00 pm.

Following the search police seized approximately 176 grams of Cocaine (Approx. street value of $17,000), cash, and numerous drug trafficking paraphernalia.

Also seized during the search were firearms including a 12 gauge Lakefield Mossberg shotgun, a .222 caliber Remington Model 7888 bolt-action rifle, and ammunition.

Three individuals were arrested and face numerous charges.

A 19-year-old male was lodged at Brandon Police Service and will appear in court today on charges of Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking Cocaine, Possess Proceeds of Crime, Unauthorized Possession of a Firearm X2, Unsafe Storage of Firearm X2 and Fail to Comply with Undertaking.

A 52-year-old male was lodged at Brandon Police Service and will appear in court today on charges of Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking Cocaine, Possess Proceeds of Crime, Unauthorized Possession of a Firearm X2, Unsafe Storage of Firearm X2.

A 23-year-old male was arrested and later released to appear in court on July 14, 2022 on a charge of Possession of Proceeds of Crime.

A fourth individual who was found leaving the residence was also arrested on an outstanding charge of Fail to Attend Court.  The 16-year-old female was later released and will appear in court on June 14, 2022.