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LPS arrest Red Deer woman for several offences

Members of Lacombe Police arrested an adult female during a routine traffic stop

On May 20, 2018 members of Lacombe Police arrested an adult female during a routine traffic stop.

Police seized about $3000 worth of illegal drugs including: Fentanyl, GHB, Heroin, Cocaine, OxyContin and Percocet.

As a result, the following female was charged with offences under the Criminal Code and Controlled Drugs and Substances Act

Kelly Dawn Manson, 30 from Red Deer, Alberta has been charged with the following offences: seven counts of possession for the purpose of trafficking; one count of possession Dangerous Weapon; and one count of possession of Property Obtained by Crime.

Manson was released on recognizance with her next court date scheduled for June 7th in Red Deer Provincial Court.

The Lacombe Police Service would also like to advise the Public that in the last few weeks of May. They saw an increase in stolen vehicles reported in the Lacombe area.

Police would like to remind the public not to leave your keys in your vehicles and to make sure to lock the vehicle doors. If you own an older model vehicle without electronic security features, we recommend using steering wheel locking devices or have an electronic security device installed.

“We also encourage everyone to call in any suspicious activity day or night as we offer 24 hrs service, 7 days a week” states Constable Carl Matthews.

Constable Matthews is the new Community Liaison Officer for the Lacombe Police Service. If you have information about these incidents, please contact the Lacombe Police Service at 403-782-3279 or call your local police. If you want to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or by internet at

-Submitted by the Lacombe Police Service

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