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City drug arrests and sentencing

Two persons were arrested on Cranbrook Street N, on Tuesday June 17 for Trafficking in a Controlled Substance.  Initially a 25 year old male from Edmonton was arrested a substance purportedly to be cocaine was seized.  A few minutes later a 22 year old female from Cranbrook believed to be working with the male subject was arrested and 2 grams of white powder suspected to be cocaine was turned over to police.

Both subjects were charged with Trafficking and appeared in Cranbrook Provincial Court on June 18.

Also his past week three persons have been sentenced for drug offences that occurred in Cranbrook.

Clinton Gravelle was convicted of Possession of a Controlled Substance stemming from an arrest July 11, 2013.  He received 15 days in jail.

Chris Bradford was arrested on Nov 27, 2012 after a search warrant was executed at his residence on 4th Street NW.   and charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance for the Purpose of Trafficking, he received 18 months jail.

James Muraro was arrested for Trafficking June 4, 2014 at which time police located 7 packages of cocaine on his person.  On June 16, he plead guilty to the charge and was sentenced to 18 months jail.

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