Lethbridge man charged with firearms and drug-related offences
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LETHBRIDGE, AB – A traffic stop Wednesday night resulted in firearms and drug-related offences being laid against a Lethbridge man.
Members of the Priority Crimes Unit pulled over a driver along the 1700 block of 23rd street north after spotting possible drug trafficking activity.
A search of the vehicle turned up a loaded firearm and a taser made to look like a flashlight.
Methamphetamine, fentanyl and cocaine worth about $1,600 as well as drug paraphernalia and cash were seized.
35 year old Wesley Johnson is facing 28 charges in relation to the bust. He’s currently in custody waiting for a bail hearing.