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RCMP stage drug bust in Fort Macleod

Fort Macleod RCMP seized weapons and drugs from a residence early Friday morning.

Fort Macleod RCMP seized weapons and drugs from a residence early Friday morning.

Five people, including three from Fort Macleod, face charges after a drug bust Friday on 26th Street and Fourth Avenue.
RCMP Sgt. Laura Akitt said in a news release police executed a search warrant early Friday at a Fort Macleod residence.
Police seized 88 grams of powder cocaine, 65 grams of crack cocaine and seven grams of marijuana.
The drugs have a street value of about $15,000.
Police also seized two rifles and a prohibited firearm, a machete, a knife and $1,000 in cash.
Kimberly Creighton, 56, of Fort Macleod, is charged with possession of crack cocaine for the purpose of trafficking, possession of cocaine for the purpose of trafficking, possession of weapons dangerous to the public peace and possessing a firearm without a licence.
Creighton has been released from custody to appear in Fort Macleod provincial court on June 1.
Wacey Creighton, 30, of Fort Macleod, is charged with possession of crack cocaine for the purpose of trafficking, possession of cocaine for the purpose of trafficking, trafficking a controlled substance, possession of a dangerous weapon and possessing a firearm without a licence.
Creighton was remanded into custody to appear by closed circuit television in Fort Macleod provincial court on June 1.
Sherman Laboucan, 38, of Wabasca, is also facing two counts of trafficking a controlled substance, possession of a dangerous weapon, possession of a firearm without a licence and breach of a probation order.
Mekdela Kitaw, 21, of Calgary, faces two counts of drug trafficking, possession of marijuana, possession of a dangerous weapon, possession of a firearm without a licence and breach of a prohibition order.
Khawa Jany, 19, of Calgary, faces two counts of drug trafficking, possession of a dangerous weapon, and possession of a prohibited weapon without a licence.
Laboucan, Kitaw and Jany were remanded into custody and appeared in Lethbridge provincial court on Monday.

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