Search yields heroin, crystal meth

Three people have been arrested for various drug-related offences after being pulled over by RCMP.

UPDATED WEDNESDAY Sept. 23

 

Dustin Zier and Jordan Harfman, both of Fruitvale, have been charged with numerous offenses following a drug bust Friday night.

Both men appeared in Rossland Provincial Court Monday and were released on bail. Their next court appearance is scheduled for Oct. 22.

Known to police, the men are facing Possession of Drugs for the Purpose of Trafficking charges after about 21 grams of crystal meth and two grams of black tar heroin were seized from their vehicle.

Other offenses include Possession of Drugs, Breach of Undertaking, and Breach of Probation. See full story in the Trail Times Thursday Sept. 24 edition.

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Two people appeared in Rossland court Monday after police uncovered approximately 20 grams of crystal methamphetamine and two grams of black tar heroin in their vehicle.

At about 8 p.m. Friday night, the Trail RCMP General Duty Section pulled over a vehicle, which was travelling from Rossland to Trail. The three occupants of the vehicle were arrested for Possession of Drugs for the Purpose of Trafficking.

Numerous charges including Possession of Drugs for the Purpose of Trafficking, Possession of Drugs, Breach of Undertaking, and Breach of Probation have been recommended against two of the occupants of the vehicle.

These two persons are known to the police, said the press release, and have been remanded in custody prior to their appearance in Rossland court on Monday.

Their vehicle was towed from the scene and issued an inspection order as it was deemed unsuitable for highway travel.

The RCMP press release stated, this was a proactive police investigation taken on by local uniformed members and is a significant seizure of crystal methamphetamine for this area.