Yellowknife

Man charged with possession after arrest at Con Road apartment


Police say a 26-year-old man from Grande Prairie, Alberta has been charged with drug-related offences after two Yellowknife apartment buildings were searched.

RCMP said officers arrested Salah Omar after a search of two Con Road apartment complexes on Wednesday evening.

Police gave no details about what had been discovered during the operation, but said their investigation is ongoing.

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Omar is charged with possession for the purpose of trafficking, obstructing a peace officer, and breach of recognizance.

He was out on a recognizance after being charged by Grande Prairie RCMP in relation to another drug-trafficking investigation in September 2018.

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