Calgary, AB,

Woman charged in fentanyl trafficking investigation

The Calgary Police Service has charged a woman in connection with fentanyl and cocaine trafficking.

In July 2016, District 5 patrol officers pulled over a BMW 535i being driven by a woman. During the traffic stop it was determined the vehicle did not have proper registration or insurance and was seized. A subsequent search of the vehicle revealed a shopping bag containing:

  • A credit card later determined to be stolen;
  • 732 fentanyl pills worth an estimated $14,640;
  • 27.7 grams of cocaine worth an estimated $2,770;
  • .05 grams of meth;
  • three cell phones.

A photo of some of the items seized can be found on The City of Calgary Newsroom.

On Sunday, Oct. 2, 2016, a traffic stop was conducted and the driver was taken into custody in relation to this investigation. At the time of the arrest, the following items were located:

  • Two cell phones;
  • Marijuana grinder;
  • Four stolen credit cards;
  • $225 cash; and
  • A stolen driver’s license.

As a result of this investigation, Neelab TEMORI, 22, of Calgary, faces 11 charges including:

  • One count of illegal use of a credit card
  • One count of possession of stolen property under $5,000
  • One count of possession of identity documents
  • Four counts of possession of locally stolen credit card
  • One count of possession of more than one operator’s license
  • Two counts of possession for the purpose of trafficking – fentanyl and cocaine
  • One count of possession of methamphetamine

TEMORI will next appear in court on Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2016.