Traffic Stop Leads to Arrest of Trio
Williams Lake, B.C.- Three people were arrested Friday evening in Williams Lake after a traffic offence turned into a drug investigation.
Members of the Williams Lake Crime Reduction Unit stopped a vehicle on Oliver Street Friday evening. The three people in the vehicle were subsequently arrested for possession of a controlled substance.
Officers seized what is believed to be cocaine, heroin, methamphetamine and fentanyl as well as two loaded firearms and a large amount of cash.
All three individuals remain in custody pending charge approval and one of the occupants had an outstanding arrest warrant for aggravated assault.
The three males are not from Williams Lake but are known to police from other jurisdictions. The investigation is ongoing.