On January 24, the Lloydminster RCMP General Investigation Section concluded a drug trafficking investigation in Lloydminster, culminating in the arrest of a suspect. Working in collaboration with the St. Paul Dog Services, Lloydminster GIS executed a search warrant at a local residence as part of the operation.
During the search, RCMP seized two vehicles with modified Vehicle Identification Numbers, along with significant quantities of illicit substances. 599.2 grams of cocaine, 28 grams of methamphetamine, 16 grams of psilocybin, and a prohibited shotgun.
As a result of the investigation, 24-year-old Lloydminster resident Mitchell Moyah faces multiple charges, including possession of cocaine and methamphetamine for trafficking, as well as ng, as well as firearms-related offenses. Moyah was remanded into custody pending his next court appearance on February 5, at the Alberta Court of Justice in Lloydminster.
Cpl. Christopher Byford of the Lloydminster RCMP GIS emphasized the destructive impact of drug trafficking on communities, affirming the RCMP’s unwavering commitment to combatting such criminal activities.
Residents with information on criminal activities, including drug trafficking, are urged to contact the Lloydminster RCMP at 780-808-8400. Alternatively, individuals can provide anonymous tips through Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.