Car in the ditch, leads to cache of drugs

A car in the ditch led the RCMP in Yorkton to a cache of drugs.

Police spotted a car in the ditch last week, east of Yorkton on Highway 10.

The driver gave police a false name, and the passenger refused to come out of the vehicle. The car was reported to have been stolen from Regina.

Police searced the vehicle and found numerous illicit drugs including

  • 42.6 grams of cocaine;
  • 32.6 grams of crystal methamphetamine;
  • 9.9 grams of fentanyl;
  • 720 hydromorphone tablets;
  • five grams of liquid concentrate cannabis; and
  • five methylphenidate tablets.

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33-year-old Dustin Rusnack, of Regina is charged with possession for the purpose of trafficking, as well as obstruction of a peace officer.

25-year-old Crystal Fox, of Regina is charged with obstructing a peace officer and possession of drugs.

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