CALGARY – Police have charged three people following the discovery of an alleged drug lab in the community of New Brighton.
Officers executed a search warrant on a home in the 100 block of New Brighton Circle S.E. at around 11 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 15. Inside, they found found chemicals and a pill press.
Other items seized from the residence include:
Approximately $10,000 cashAmmunition80.9 grams of marijuana5, 5 mg tabs of oxycodoneAirsoft pistolBody armourSilencersBear sprayDigital scaleMoney counter
The Health Canada laboratory analysis of the unidentified chemicals found in the garage is still in progress.
On Friday, police announced 27-year-old Richard Clow of Calgary had been charged with several offences including possession of ammunition contrary to an order, possession for the purpose of trafficking and possession of a prohibited device. He is scheduled to appear in court on Monday, Oct. 26.
Police said the investigation into the suspected drug lab led them to another home located in the 0-100 block of Evansford Circle N.W., where they executed a search warranted at around 10 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 15.
Officers seized the following items from the home:
Approximately $12,0001.019 kg of marijuana90.7 grams of cocaineMacheteBrass knucklesScales
Police charged 25-year-old Nathaniel Williams of Calgary with several offences, including possession of a prohibited device, two counts of possession for the purpose of trafficking and two counts of trafficking a controlled substance. He is scheduled to appear in court on Tuesday, Oct. 20.
In addition, police have charged 24-year-old Shantelle Thompson of Calgary with several offences, including two counts of possession for the purpose of trafficking. She is scheduled to appear in court on Monday, Oct. 26.
Calgary police bust alleged drug lab inside New Brighton home