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Wednesday , 18 May 2022
Arthur C. Green/Lakeland Connect

Vegreville RCMP charge two after search warrant recovers stolen trailer, stolen firearm and cocaine

On Jan. 26,  the Vegreville RCMP completed multiple search warrants on a property in Lamont County.

The Vegreville RCMP seized and recovered a stolen flat deck trailer, a stolen firearm, ammunition, and a quantity of suspected cocaine.

Garrett Lee Sugg, 29, and Cherokee Dawn McKay, 28, both from Lamont County, are charged with:

  • possession of a controlled substance for the purpose of trafficking
  • possession of property obtained by crime under $5000 (x2)
  • possession of a restricted firearm / ammo without a license (x2)
  • possession of a weapon for dangerous purpose (x2)
  • unauthorized possession of a firearm (x2)
  • unsafe storage of a firearm (x2)

Both Sugg and McKay were released on conditions.  They are scheduled to appear in Vegreville Provincial Court on Apr. 4, 2022.

The Vegreville RCMP continues to combat property theft and the trade of illegal controlled substances as part of our ongoing commitment to reduce the impact of these groups on our communities.

As this matter is before the courts no additional information can be released.

If you have information about this incident, please call the Vegreville RCMP at 780-631-2750 or call your local police. If you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).

About Arthur C. Green

Arthur C. Green is an award winning journalist and is from Whitbourne Newfoundland. Green graduated from the CNA Journalism Program. Arthur also studied Business Marketing and Political Science at Memorial University in Essex England and St. John's Newfoundland. Green has worked for such organizations as CBC, CBC Radio, NTV, Saltwire, Great West Media, CKLB Radio, River Radio, Vista Radio, and Postmedia. He also loves Jiggs Dinner and can fillet a Codfish.