Drugs, gun, cash and stolen property seized in Lethbridge bust
Police in Lethbridge seized drugs, weapons, cash and stolen property from a home and vehicle.
Published Wednesday, July 31, 2019 12:20PM MDT
Last Updated Wednesday, July 31, 2019 4:51PM MDT
Lethbridge police have charged two people after seizing drugs, guns, cash and stolen property from a vehicle and home in the Indian Battle Heights neighbourhood.
Members of the Alberta Law Enforcement Response Teams (ALERT) organized crime and gang unit made the bust on July 26 where they found drugs with an estimated street value of $75,000, including:
- 322 grams of methamphetamine
- 13 grams of suspected carfentanil
- 86 fentanyl pills
- 20 grams of cocaine
- 802 grams of ketamine
- $5,109 cash
A loaded revolver and stolen property were also recovered.The firearm had its serial number removed and will be submitted for analysis.
Eldon Myers, 47, and Cheri Komar, 50, are each charged with:
- Possession of drugs for the purpose of trafficking
- Possession of stolen property
- Possession of proceeds of crime
- Possession of break-and-enter tools
- Five firearms-related offences
Myers was also charged with possession of a firearm while prohibited.
Anyone who suspects drug dealing in their neighbourhood can contact their local police or contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.