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Eight People Charged in Norway House Drug Raids

November 22, 2018 9:22 PM | News

Norway House Cash Seizure

Cash seized in Norway House, Manitoba this week as RCMP executed search warrants on multiple homes. (RCMP HANDOUT)

RCMP in Norway House, Manitoba have seized a large number of drugs and cash after executing several search warrants in the community.

Police stopped and searched a vehicle on Tuesday as part of an ongoing investigation, where they seized individually wrapped pieces of crack cocaine and a large sum of cash.

A 49-year-old woman and 29-year-old man from Winnipeg were arrested.

Police later searched a home on Alex Duncan Drive, where they seized approximately 113 grams of cocaine, a quantity of crack cocaine and more cash.

A 53-year-old Norway House man, 29-year-old Winnipeg man, and two women from Norway House, aged 22 and 38, were arrested.

On Wednesday, RCMP searched another home on Roger’s Point in Norway House, where they found cash hidden in a wall.

Eight suspects are in custody and face numerous charges.

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