July 2018 RCMP News Archive

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Red Deer RCMP investigate found drugs

July 3, 2018 10:18 AM

Red Deer, Alberta – Red Deer RCMP are investigating the origin of a brick of Ketamine that was turned in to police after a taxi driver found it in the back seat of their cab on June 30. 

Shortly before 2 pm on June 30, RCMP responded to a report that a taxi driver had located a package of what they believed to be drugs in the back seat of a taxi. RCMP attended and seized the package, which weighed almost 1.6 pounds; preliminary testing with the RCMP’s ion scanner determined the drug was Ketamine. 

If you have information about this incident, please contact Red Deer RCMP at 403-343-5575. If you wish to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or report it online. If your information leads to an arrest, you could be eligible for a cash reward up to $2,000. 

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Media contact:
Cpl. Karyn Kay
Red Deer RCMP

photo of brick of Ketamine