CANMORE – Two Canmore residents have been charged with trafficking in cocaine and magic mushrooms.
According to Canmore RCMP, Jessica Lynn Dillon, 37, and Jeffrey Grant Allen, 41, were arrested and charged on Dec. 31, 2020 after a month-long investigation.
A traffic stop and a search warrant executed on a local residence resulted in RCMP finding cocaine and psilocybin, or magic mushrooms.
Dillon is charged with possession of cocaine for the purpose of trafficking; possession of a controlled substance (psilocybin); and possession of property obtained through crime.
Allen is charged with possession of cocaine for the purpose of trafficking and possession of a controlled substance.
Both have a first appearance in Canmore Provincial Court on March 3.
Sgt. Stan Andronyk said the local detachment continues to focus on crime reduction in the community and if the public has information regarding trafficking or other suspected criminal activity, they can notify the RCMP by calling 403-678-5519.
Alternatively, those who wish to remain anonymous can provide information through Crimestoppers at P3tips.com or 1800-222-TIPS (8477).