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Saturday , 24 July 2021

Bonnyville GIS seize 170 grams of cocaine, five charged with trafficking, possession

Bonnyville police have seized approximately 170 grams of cocaine and other drug-related materials in a bust on Saturday resulting in five people charged.

With the assistance of Bonnyville General Duty Members, Eastern Alberta District GIS, Eastern Alberta District Crime Reduction Unit, Cold Lake RCMP Police Dog Services, and the Cold Lake RCMP Detachment Members, Bonnyville GIS executed four separate search warrants in the Lakeland area on Saturday including one in Bonnyville, one in Ardmore, and two in Cold Lake.

The searches done on these locations resulted in police locating approximately 170 grams of suspected cocaine, including packaging materials and other paraphernalia.

Police also located a loaded 40 calibre handgun with a prohibited magazine.

Five people were arrested in relation to this investigation;

Jordan Cyris Crook-Lombe (24) of Edmonton, Alberta has been charged with the following offences:

  • Possession for the purpose of trafficking in a controlled substance;
  • Possession of a loaded restricted firearm;
  • Unsafe storage of a firearm;
    RCMP and GIS seized this weapon during the search warrants.
  • Possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose;
  • Possession of a restricted firearm without a license;
  • Failing to comply with the conditions of a recognizance X3.

Malik Kenton Lloyd Weir (24) of Edmonton, Alberta has been charged with the following offences:

  • Possession for the purpose of trafficking in a controlled substance;
  • Possession of a loaded restricted firearm;
  • Unsafe storage of a firearm;
  • Possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose;
  • Possession of a restricted firearm without a license;

Terrance Ryan Janvier (33) of La Loche, Saskatchewan has been charged with the following offences;

  • Possession for the purpose of trafficking in a controlled substance;
  • Failing to Comply with the condition of an Undertaking;

Tiffany Rae Lynn Grandbois (Lewis) (32) of Cold Lake, Alberta has been charged with the following offence;

  • Possession for the purpose of trafficking in a controlled substance;

A 49-year-old female (name not released by police) of Cold Lake, Alberta was also arrested and will be charged with the following offence;

  • Possession of a Controlled Substance

Jordan Crook-Lombe was remanded into custody and will have his first court appearance today, October 15, in Bonnyville.

Malik Weir was released by a Justice of the Peace with conditions and will have his first court appearance on October 22 in Bonnyville.

Terrance Janvier and Tiffany Grandbois (Lewis) were released by police on conditions and will have their first court appearance on November 26 in Bonnyville.

The charges concluded a three-month controlled drugs and substances act trafficking investigation, police said.

About Michael Menzies

Menzies is the editor-at-large for Connected Media Inc. Born and raised in Vermilion, he started in May 2018 during his NAIT Radio and Television practicum and reports on local politics, sports, and community issues. He became the Bonnyville Pontiacs play-by-play voice during the 2019-20 season. He also comments on provincial and national issues. Menzies hosts Connected! Evening Monday-Thursday at 5 o’clock. He also likes to buy books and read some of them.