Elm Creek man busted for drugs and weapons offences

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Carman Area RCMP arrested a man with a list of more than a dozen charges Saturday, September 23, in Elm Creek, Man.

The 37-year-old man was arrested and charged with seventeen (17) drug and weapons-related offences as a result of a collaborative investigation with Public Safety Investigators from the Safer Communities and Neighbourhoods Act.

This included possession of cocaine for the purposes of trafficking and possession of prohibited weapons, including “bear spray”.

The arrest has aided in the disruption of the sale of illegal drugs in the Elm Creek area and the crimes that relate to them.

The Carman Area RCMP wish to remind the public to report any suspicious activity to their local RCMP detachment, or Crime Stoppers 1 (800) 222-TIPS (8477), or by text messaging “TIPMAN” plus your message to CRIMES (274637).