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Beaverlodge RCMP bust woman after lengthy investigation

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An investigation that began in September of 2021 culminated in Beaverlodge RCMP completing a successful bust and arrest of one.

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“After significant and continuous investigative efforts, a search warrant was obtained for a residence located on Horse Lake First Nations,” say RCMP.

On Aug. 18, RCMP executed the warrant and seized related weapons, drugs, and paraphernalia.

  • Approximately 426 grams of suspected cocaine and cutting agents
  • 42.5 grams of suspected powder fentanyl
  • 42 illicit prescription pills and 16 fentanyl tablets
  • Scales, packaging materials and score sheet
  • Cell phones
  • Brass Knuckles, a throwing star and other bladed weapons
  • Handguns (one loaded), cross-bows, rifles and ammunition
  • Body armour carrier

Police arrested 47-year-old Linda Wanihadie, a resident of Horse Lake First Nation an charged her with 16 offences including possession for the purpose of trafficking a controlled substance, unsafe store of firearms, possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose, possession of a firearm with a tampered serial number, possession of a firearm/prohibited weapon knowing its possession is unauthorized and unauthorized possession of a prohibited or restricted weapon.

  • Possession for the purpose of trafficking a controlled substance (x2)
  • Unsafe storage of firearms (x2)
  • Possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose
  • Possession of a firearm with a tampered serial number
  • Possession of a firearm/prohibited weapon knowing its possession is unauthorized (x3)
  • Unauthorized possession of firearm/prohibited weapon/restricted weapon (x4)

Wanihadi was remanded into custody following a judicial hearing. She will appear in Grande Prairie Provincial Court Aug. 29.

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