Date: Friday, January 6, 2023
Victoria, BC – On December 20, 2022 VicPD Community Services Division members obtained judicial authorization to search a suite in a multi-unit residential temporary housing facility in the 800-block of Johnson Street. With the assistance of the Greater Victoria Emergency Response Team (GVERT), officers entered the suite and located two firearms, two air soft pistols and over $50,000 in cash. Officers also located two kilograms of suspected drugs including methamphetamine, fentanyl and cocaine. A man and a woman were arrested at the scene and were released pending further investigation. Investigators will be recommending charges related to firearms and drug trafficking against them both.
Photo and Video of Evidence Seized
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