Two people have been arrested after a significant drug seizure in the community of Olds.
In May of 2022, the RCMP Southern Alberta District Crime Reduction Unit (RCMP SADCRU), with the assistance of Olds and Didsbury RCMP, entered into a Controlled Drugs and Substances Act investigation in Olds.
On June 1, 2022, after a month long investigation, search warrants were granted and executed at a residence in the Town of Olds and at a residence in Mountainview County, east of Didsbury.
The following items were seized:
148.6 grams of what is believed to be methamphetamine
27.2 grams of what is believed to be cocaine
3.3 grams of what is believed to be fentanyl
770 ml of 4-hydroxybutanoic acid (GHB)
Various pills believed to include Oxycontin, Hydromorphone, and Ecstasy (MDMA)
$1200.00 Canadian currency
Teresa Klein (36) of Olds has been charged with possession for the purpose of trafficking methamphetamine, possession for the purpose of trafficking cocaine, and possession of unstamped tobacco.
Klein was released from custody on conditions and is scheduled to appear in Provincial Court on July 4, 2022 in Didsbury.
Matthew Nation (40) of Mountview County, Alta., is charged with possession for the purpose of trafficking methamphetamine, possession for the purpose of trafficking fentanyl, possession for the purpose of trafficking cocaine, fail to comply with a release order.
He was held for a Judicial Interim release hearing and was subsequently remanded. Matthew Nation will appear in Provincial Court June 20, 2022 in Didsbury.
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