Police raid business, two arrested on drug charges


Two men are facing charges the searching a business on Third Avenue Friday.

Prince George RCMP’s Downtown Safety Unit, with assistance from the detachment’s general duty section, executed a search warrant at Wee Medical located on the 1400 block of Third Avenue Friday.  Two men, 34 and 32 years old, were arrested inside the business.

As a result of the search, investigators seized a marijuana, cannabis infused food, cash, packaging material and other evidence to support charges under the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act.  Both accused were released on promises to appear for court on October 11.

The search warrants were supported by information provided to the police by concerned citizens.

If you have any information about illegal drug activity in the Prince George area, please contact the Prince George RCMP at (250)561-3300 or anonymously contact Crime Stoppers at 1(800)222-TIPS (8477), online at www.pgcrimestoppers.bc.ca (English only), or Text-A-Tip to CRIMES (274637) using keyword “pgtips”.  You do not have to reveal your identity to Crime Stoppers.  If you provide information that leads to an arrest or the seizure of illicit drugs, you could be eligible for a cash reward.