Drug house bust
2019-12-02 11:49 PST
File # 2019-12452
On November 27, after a significant investigation, Oceanside RCMP officers obtained Judicial Authorization to enter a home near Wembley Mall in relation to alleged drug dealing. Upon attendance there were two suspect males with ties to the home that were arrested.
A search of the property revealed saleable quantities of illicit drugs, a significant amount of cash, a firearm, weapons and items consistent with the packaging, distribution and sale of illicit drugs.
One suspect, 29 year old Ryan Walter O’Melia was released by the courts on a Recognizance of Bail and the other suspect, 29 year old Kyle Andrew Thomsen was held in custody and will make his next appearance on December 10.
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We thankfully received credible information from several members of the community willing to come forward and give evidence about this drug house. This information was crucial in our efforts to obtain a search warrant. – States Staff Sergeant Pelletier
Cpl. Jesse ForemanOperations Support NCO
oceanside.bc.rcmp-grc.gc.ca (English only)
727 West Island Highway, Parksville, BC V9P 1B9
Office: 250-248-6111 extension 245
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