Innisfail RCMP have arrested and charged two men from central Alberta after a significant amount of drugs, weapons, and drug trafficking paraphernalia were discovered during the search of a vehicle early Sunday morning.

Shortly after midnight on the morning of January 26, RCMP members launched an investigation into a suspected stolen vehicle in the town of Innisfail, located approximately 100 kilometres north of Calgary.

Officers conducted a search of the vehicle and the vehicle’s occupants, and seized:

  • A loaded sawed-off shotgun
  • A shotgun
  • A police baton
  • A knife
  • Ammunition
  • An undisclosed amount of cash
  • A digital scale
  • An undisclosed amount of methamphetamine (Crystal Meth)
  • An undisclosed amount of heroin
  • An undisclosed amount of cocaine
  • An undisclosed amount of oxycodone

In connection to the investigation, 20-year-old Stephen Feaver and 41-year-old Brian Palomaki face a number of charges including:

  • Possession of a stolen vehicle
  • Possession of methamphetamine for the purpose of trafficking
  • Possession of heroin for the purpose of trafficking
  • Possession of cocaine for the purpose of trafficking
  • Possession of oxycodone for the purpose of trafficking
  • Possession of a loaded prohibited weapon

Feaver faces additional charges of:

  • Possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose
  • Possession of proceeds of crime

Feaver and Palomaki remain in police custody and are scheduled to appear in Provincial Court.