Lacombe Police charge man with drug trafficking

On April 15 the Lacombe Police Service (LPS) conducted a traffic stop on a 2014 Jeep Patriot on 58th Street at C&E Trail in Lacombe.

An investigation determined that the driver of the vehicle had an outstanding warrant for his arrest. A search incidental to the arrest of the driver located 26 grams of Methamphetamine and several items consistent with drug trafficking.

Jamie WESTMORELAND, 45, of Lacombe, was charged with possession for the purpose of trafficking, and proceeds of property obtained by crime.

If you have information about this incident, please contact the Lacombe Police Service at 403-782-3279 or call your local police.

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