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Airdrie RCMP arrests pair on drug and weapons charges

Airdrie RCMP made two arrests July 21, following a drug and weapons investigation in Rocky View County.

According to a press release from Airdrie RCMP, the drugs seized included 24.07 grams of cocaine and 7.13 grams of suspected fentanyl, along with 5,080 cigarettes containing illegal, un-stamped tobacco.

RCMP also seized $14,260 in Canadian currency and a collapsible police baton, the release stated.

A 32-year-old male and 31-year-old female were arrested on-scene and face multiple charges, including possession for the purpose of trafficking cocaine and fentanyl, possession of proceeds of crime, possession of un-stamped tobacco and possession of a dangerous weapon.

The pair will appear in Airdrie Provincial Court July 25.

According to RCMP, as the investigation is ongoing, no further information will be released at this time.

Airdrie Today Staff

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