Grande Prairie RCMP seized approx. 12 ounces (340 grams) of cocaine and
approx. $20,000 in Canadian currency after executing search warrants between Wednesday, July 17 and Wednesday, July 24, 2019.
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Police seized about 12 ounces (340 grams) of cocaine and around $20,000 in Canadian currency after executing search warrants on a hotel room, a residence and two vehicles in the Grande Prairie area.Grande Prairie RCMP Municipal Drug Section executed the warrants between July 17 and Wednesday.Carl Graeme Wiese, 23, and Sergio Patricio Quezada, 20, from Edmonton have both been charged with possession of a controlled substance for the purpose of trafficking and possession of proceeds over $5,000.The two are scheduled to appear in court in Grande Prairie on Aug. 14.“Grande Prairie RCMP is committed to increasing community safety by continuing its efforts in drug enforcement,” a release stated.RCMP say no further information will be provide as this matter is now before the courts.Those who wish to report drug-related activity can call the Grande Prairie RCMP at 780-830-5701 or anonymously to Crime Stoppers.