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2 Calgary men arrested with 100K worth of cocaine after drug investigation – Calgary

2 Calgary men arrested with 100K worth of cocaine after drug investigation - Calgary
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Two Calgary men are facing a dozen drug trafficking charges after the RCMP Federal Serious and Organized Crime (FSOC) executed a search warrant and seized 1.2 kg of cocaine with a street value of around $100,000, a hand gun, cars and cash.

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The Mounties say the charges were laid after a brief drug trafficking investigation.

According to police, they executed a search warrant at a Calgary apartment on Dec. 6, that was being used as a storage facility and searched two SUV’s.

“As a result of this coordinated search, police seized a total of 1.2 kg of cocaine which has an approximate value of $100,000. Officers also seized a loaded 9mm handgun, a Toyota RAV 4, a Land Rover Range Rover, and approximately $180,000 in cash.” Police said in a statement Thursday.


The RCMP Federal Serious and Organized Crime (FSOC) unit has charged two individuals with 12 criminal offences following a brief drug trafficking investigation.


Alberta RCMP Media Relations

Uduakobong “Joseph” Ewitat, 31, and Farahah Rizwan, 28, both Calgary residents, have been arrested and charged.

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The court date for Ewitat and Rizwan is slated for Jan. 12 at the Calgary Provincial Court.

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