Drugs, weapons seized during traffic stop in RM of Wallace-Woodworth
October 1, 2021, 1:26 pm
On September 25, 2021, at approximately 11:50 pm, Manitoba West District Crime Reduction Enforcement Support Team along with Virden RCMP, conducted a traffic stop on Highway 1, near Virden.
A search of the vehicle was conducted and officers seized open liquor, batons, bear spray and approximately 28 grams of Crystal Methamphetamine.
The driver, a 21-year-old female from Brandon, was wanted on an outstanding warrant out of Brandon and was arrested. She is also facing additional charges of Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking, Possession of a Weapon Dangerous to Public Peace x4, and several charges under the Highway Traffic Act.
The passenger, a 26-year-old male from Brandon, was arrested and is facing charges of Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking, Possession of a Weapon Dangerous to Public Peace x4, Public Mischief and Failing to Comply with Conditions x3.
They were both released and are scheduled to appear in court in Brandon on December 21, 2021.