"It also serves as an important reminder to traffickers that there are consequences to trafficking drugs in this province — our members are skilled investigators trained in detection of drug trafficking and you will be caught.". It gave sheriffs the authority to board up the house, change the locks, and put a fence around the property.

To encourage thoughtful and respectful conversations, first and last names will appear with each submission to CBC/Radio-Canada's online communities (except in children and youth-oriented communities). We reserve the right to close comments at any time. Possession of a controlled substance for the purpose of trafficking (x20). In collaboration with police in Calgary and Airdrie and the RCMP's federal serious and organized crime unit, investigators carried out search warrants on a vehicle and four homes in Red Deer, Calgary, Airdrie and Rocky View County on Aug. 8. The order took effect at noon on Friday for 75 Patterson Crescent, and will last for 90 days. This advertisement has not loaded yet, but your article continues below. Unauthorized possession of a firearm (x10). EDMONTON -- Possession of prohibited or restricted firearm with ammunition (x10). Bailey Chapin, 29, is charged with possession of proceeds of crime and five firearms offences. Audience Relations, CBC P.O. If you don't see it please check your junk folder. Comments on this story are moderated according to our Submission Guidelines. A drug bust in Red Deer last summer that netted one of the largest ever seizures in that city has culminated in the arrest of three suspects, who face a total of 50 charges, RCMP say. Bikers linked to Hells Angels charged in Red Deer drug bust Back to video Along with nine kilograms of cocaine buffing agent, the items seized are worth $350,000, say police. Please try again. A welcome email is on its way. On April 30, members of the Alberta Law Enforcement Response Team (ALERT) concluded Project Rocker by raiding three homes in Red Deer, where they seized three kilograms of cocaine, 2.8 kilograms of marijuana, a handgun and SKS rifle, four vehicles and $78,794 in cash. Head-on crash in south Edmonton sends young child to hospital: police, Alberta's oldest cenotaph marks century of remembrance, 2 Edmonton stores waging friendly family feud with secret chicken recipe, Contact-less Christmas festival coming to Edmonton river valley, Missed Downtown Dining Week?

The other searched for his family until he died. Members of a Red Deer outlaw motorcycle club have been charged with drug trafficking offences. Red Deer seek assistance to locate missing female - UPDATE. Since it was created in 2008, SCAN has worked with law enforcement agencies to shut down properties being used for illegal activities. “ALERT alleges that members of the club were involved in an extensive drug trafficking network that operated in the Red Deer area,” said a statement by ALERT. 50 charges have been laid on three suspects in one of the largest drugbusts in Red Deer’s history, the RCMP say. Unauthorized possession of a firearm (x2). We apologize, but this video has failed to load. Drugs, weapons, cash and biker paraphanalia are shown in an image supplied to media by Albert Law Enforcement Response Team on Friday, May 3, 2019. The Safer Communities and Neighbourhoods unit started investigating the house back in 2019 after receiving a number of complaints about drug activity on the property. Event to stay on for another 7 days, A list of Remembrance Day events in the Edmonton area, These unique poppies honour veterans and Indigenous culture, St. Albert teen turns pandemic pastime into baking business success, Caught on cam: Strong winds from Eta slams boat into bridge, 100-year-old veteran finds comfort in cards from strangers, Why BBC has launched probe into Princess Diana interview, Extra income support for hard-hit workers may not stick around post-pandemic, PM says, Military's aid in COVID-19 fight noted as pandemic restricts Remembrance Day events, Ontario breaks another COVID-19 record with more than 1,400 new cases, Manitoba has deadliest day of COVID-19 pandemic with nine deaths, Few legal wins so far as Trump team hunts for proof of fraud, Calgary mother guilty in son's staph death granted full parole with conditions, Best chicken? Beau Charles Burles, 32, of Edmonton has been charged with four counts of possession of a controlled substance for the purpose of trafficking. Trevor Lyle Roy (42) of Penhold, Alta. Charged with conspiracy to traffic a controlled substance and possession for the purpose of trafficking is Befus. Red Deer RCMP responded to 51 calls to the house between January 2019 and July 2020. Dean LaGrange in a release. © 2020 Calgary Sun, a division of Postmedia Network Inc. All rights reserved. Read more about cookies here. Closed Captioning and Described Video is available for many CBC shows offered on CBC Gem. Two women were arrested. The RCMP have released a statement in which they give some greater detail into the drug bust that occurred this summer. Police began investigating the suspected central Alberta drug trafficking operation last June, Mounties said in a release. 2 local restaurants battle it out, Officials resist additional COVID-19 measures, Calgary girl goes viral with fire fighter quest, Employee COVID-19 cases reported in northeast Edmonton stores, New COVID-19 cases reported at Edmonton-area stores, Homicide unit investigating northwest Edmonton fatal shooting, Alberta launches survey on federal firearms policy banning assault-style weapons. We ask you to keep your comments relevant and respectful. You can report a suspicious property online. A central Alberta drug bust turned up much more than that, as Mounties say they have seized three hand grenades and seven firearms, along with nearly a half-kilogram of meth. There was an error, please provide a valid email address. Along with nine kilograms of cocaine buffing agent, the items seized are worth $350,000, say police. It is a priority for CBC to create a website that is accessible to all Canadians including people with visual, hearing, motor and cognitive challenges. Box 500 Station A Toronto, ON Canada, M5W 1E6. Investigators will continue to monitor the property for the duration. 75 Patterson Crescent in Red Deer.

Red Deer RCMP responded to 51 calls to the house between January 2019 and July 2020. The next issue of Calgary Sun Headline News will soon be in your inbox. Comments may take up to an hour for moderation before appearing on the site. Hayley Van Dellen, 32, of Edmonton has been charged with: Burles and Van Dellen were both released from custody and were scheduled to appear in Red Deer provincial court on March 7. Article content. Unauthorized distribution, transmission or republication strictly prohibited. Casey Chapin is charged with several drug trafficking offences, possession of proceeds of crime, money laundering and six firearms-related crimes. It said ALERT was assisted by Alberta Sheriffs, and Red Deer and Innisfail RCMP. Mounties raid Red Deer motorcycle gang clubhouse with Hells Angels ties, How Alberta is cracking down on the Hells Angels, Hells Angels member, drug dealer's daughter marry in Montreal, tap here to see other videos from our team. Investigators found used needles in the house and scattered near three sheds in the yard that appeared to be used for injecting drugs. Authorities say two of those arrested, Casey Chapin, 33 and Joel Befus, 32, are full-patch members of the Syndicate outlaw motorcycle club, which is a support group for the Hells Angels. Bikers linked to Hells Angels charged in Red Deer drug bust.