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Overdose leads to return of stolen bike

A report of an overdose in Prince George Wednesday led to the recovery a bicycle that was taken from a local youth at gunpoint earlier this week.

Police responded a call about an overdose at a house in the 2200-block of Oak Street at about 9:30 p.m. Wednesday. When they arrived they discovered a woman who was suffering from an overdose.  Paramedics were able to revive the woman and transport her to hospital for further treatment.

On Thursday, police executed a search warrant at the house. Although evidence of drug trafficking was found, no significant amount of drugs were located.

While searching the residence, several bikes were located including the lime green GT Avalanche mountain bike robbed from a teenager during the evening of Tuesday August 29.  The bike was returned to the owner.

Six people were located and arrested in the residence.  All were released without charges at this time.  The investigation is continuing and the possibility of future charges exists.

If you have any information about drug trafficking or property related crimes in the Prince George area, please contact the Prince George RCMP at (250)561-3300 or anonymously contact Crime Stoppers at 1(800)222-8477, online at (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 recovery of stolen property or the seizure of illicit drugs, you could be eligible for a cash reward.

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