Tag: drugs

Cocaine, loaded handgun seized in northern Saskatchewan bust, Willy Joseph Lako, Mustafe Hussein and Mohammad Omar Ali arrested

Police said they searched the vehicle after some inquiries and investigation, and found crack cocaine, powered cocaine, marijuana, a loaded handgun, cash, and stolen identification. The three men were then arrested. Willy Joseph Lako, 21, Mustafe Hussein, 24, and, Mohammad Omar Ali, 20, are charged with cocaine possession for the purpose of trafficking, careless use of […]

First of two conspiracy trials for alleged ‘drug kingpin’ begins in Windsor

First of two conspiracy trials for alleged 'drug kingpin' begins in Windsor Lakeshore resident and alleged drug dealer, Khaophone Sychantha COURTESY OF U.S. CUSTOMS AND IMMIGRATION ENFORCEMENT / WINDSOR STAR There was a beefed-up border security presence — including a sniffer dog and agents with mirrors under his vehicle — but a Detroit man with Windsor family ties […]

3 men with ties to gang conflict arrested and charged in Surrey, B.C.

https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/3-men-with-ties-to-gang-conflict-arrested-and-charged-in-surrey-b-c-1.4894364 Three men with ties to gang conflict in the Lower Mainland have been arrested and charged with numerous offences in Surrey, B.C. Sagar Virk, 18, Sandeep Mathroo, 21, and Manjit Bahia, also 21, were arrested after RCMP searched a house in Newton on Friday. Gang associate who posed ‘significant risk’ to public shot dead in targeted hit Officers seized […]

Update: Man shot at Little Italy restaurant is Montreal’s 25th homicide

Update: Man shot at Little Italy restaurant is Montreal's 25th homicide Two sources familiar with the case confirmed the victim was Philipos Kollaros, 38, who had just finished serving a drug-related sentence. Jahanbakhsh Meshkati, an Alberta man who was listed as an non-indicted co-conspirator in one of the Project Harrington cases filed against Kollaros, was […]

How Chinese gangs are laundering drug money through Vancouver real estate

How Chinese gangs are laundering drug money through Vancouver real estate Criminal syndicates that control chemical factories in China’s booming Guangdong province are shipping narcotics, including fentanyl, to Vancouver, washing the drug sales in British Columbia’s casinos and high-priced real estate, and transferring laundered funds back to Chinese factories to repeat this deadly trade cycle, a Global […]