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RCMP make drug bust in Cross Lake


A drug bust made last week has resulted in one arrest.
On June 1st, the RCMP received a report at 4:15 p.m. of several people in the community being alleged to be involved in trafficking drugs in the community.
Police went to the Cross Lake Inn and through investigation identified a 27-year-old female who was found to be in possession of a controlled substance. It was revealed she was carrying with her eight grams of cocaine as well as an unspecified large sum of money.
Tessa Joy Monias, from Cross Lake, was arrested and remanded into custody. Monias faces charges of possession for the purpose of trafficking and possession of property obtained by crime.
Monias was scheduled to have appeared in court on June 4th in Thompson Provincial Court.
Cross Lake RCMP continue to investigate. No information was provided regarding the other individuals that were mentioned as also being involved as of press time.

Trent Allen