Maskwacis RCMP seize firearm, cocaine during search warrant

RCMP report four people arrested, shotgun, drugs seized

Maskwacis, Alberta – Maskwacis RCMP executed a search warrant on the Ermineskin First Nation on the morning of February 12, 2018, resulting in the seizure of cocaine and a firearm.

Red Deer City RCMP, Maskwacis Community Response Unit (CRU) and general duty members from the Maskwacis Detachment collaborated to execute a search warrant for firearms in rural Ermineskin.

In addition to the firearm, a tactical shotgun, 16.3 grams of cocaine were located.

Police are continuing the investigation. Four people have been taken into custody and charges are pending.

-Submitted by Maskwacis RCMP

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