Tips from public lead to 2 drug-related arrests in Airdrie
Two people have been arrested after Airdrie RCMP received tips from the public alleging a male was selling drugs in the city. (Courtesy: RCMP)
CALGARY -- A male and female from Airdrie were arrested Tuesday after numerous tips alleging the male was selling drugs prompted the RCMP to open an investigation.
On Jan. 12 just before 4:30 p.m. the Airdrie RCMP Crime Reduction Unit (CRU) arrested Timothy Campbell and an unnamed female after witnessing them conduct drug activities.
A search warrant was then executed at a residence in the Airdrie neighbourhood of Windsong, where police seized:
- 707.6 g of marijuana
- 181 g of psilocybin (magic mushrooms)
- 29.7 g of MDMA
- 100 hits of LSD
- 224 packs of un-stamped cigarettes
- A set of brass knuckles
The female has been charged with numerous drug offences but cannot be named as her information has not been sworn in by the courts. She is expected to appear in court on Feb. 25 at 9 a.m.
Timothy Adam Campbell, 29, of Airdrie, Alta has been charged with:
- Trafficking a controlled substance
- Possession of a controlled substance (x2)
- Possession of un-stamped cigarettes
- Possession of cannabis for the purpose of selling it
Campbell has been released on conditions and is scheduled to appear in Airdrie Provincial court on Feb. 18 at 9 a.m.