Drugs, weapons and stolen property seized during police operation
The Calgary Police Service has recovered drugs, weapons and stolen property following a two-day operation in the city’s northeast.
On Friday, March 11, 2016, officers with the District 5 Operations Team began an operation that focused on a home in the 3500 block of Catalina Boulevard N.E., in response to an unusual amount of comings and goings from the address.
Officers witnessed a suspicious vehicle leaving the property and conducted a traffic stop after learning the vehicle was reported as stolen. Two people inside the vehicle, a man and woman, were arrested and during a search officers found varying amounts of methamphetamine and ammunition.
Later that evening, another person was seen leaving the address and a high-risk traffic stop was done. A search of the vehicle revealed various quantities of methamphetamine, crack cocaine, marijuana, and tablets of oxycodone. Ammunition and a collapsible baton were also located. A $25,000 Rolex watch stolen from a break and enter outside of Calgary was also recovered.
A few hours later, another traffic stop was conducted on a person who was seen leaving the home. The woman was arrested without incident. Inside the car officers located marijuana, methamphetamine and GHB. Also located was bear spray and a large quantity of jewelry, taken from the same break and enter outside of Calgary.
As part of the investigation, officers obtained a search warrant for the home on Catalina Boulevard and a storage locker where they seized a 12-gauge pistol-grip shotgun and ammunition, along with a collapsible baton.
In total, more than $35,000 in drugs was recovered.
Lee Sheldon KELNER, 32, Krystal Paige MCQUAID, 26, Rene Adrian DANIELS, 35, and Lindsay Sharon BEZOVIE, 28, each face numerous drugs and property related offences.