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Drugs, Weapons Seized from Vehicle on Fisher River Cree Nation

September 10, 2021 3:53 PM | News


Fisher River Cree Nation Seizure

Drugs, weapons and cash seized during a traffic stop on Fisher River Cree Nation, Wednesday, September 8, 2021. (RCMP HANDOUT)

A traffic stop on Fisher River Cree Nation on Wednesday turned up firearms and drugs for police.

Peguis RCMP noticed a suspicious vehicle travelling south on Highway 224. As police turned onto the highway, the vehicle abruptly turned off the highway and onto a road in the community.

Officers initiated a traffic stop and seized a sawed-off shotgun, a loaded 9mm handgun and prepackaged individual baggies of a substance believed to be cocaine.

Jordan Govereau, 19, and Jerome Moore, 20, both from Fisher River Cree Nation, were arrested and charged with several offences.

Both men remain in custody.

RCMP continue to investigate.


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