OLDS: Cheaters never prosper and neither do dumb criminals. Carrying the proceeds
of crime with you, will eventually become your undoing, particularly if you
break the law while holding the cash.
Just after 2:00 on Monday afternoon, an RCMP Traffic Services officer was
patrolling near Olds on the QEII and stopped a vehicle for a traffic violation.
The traffic stop resulted in a CDSA (Controlled Drug and Substance Act) investigation and Police Service Dog Gus
was called into duty. He and an officer searched the vehicle and discovered
several large sealed bags of Canadian currency.
The value of the found cash is estimated to be between $300,000 and
The un-named driver was arrested under the Criminal Code provisions of
Proceeds of Crime and the money was seized.
Posted on Tuesday, April 09, 2013 at 12/7/2013 1:36:32 PM
Source: Dori Modney (@Dori_Modney on Twitter) -- Country 95 News / Photos courtesy RCMP -Confiscated cash and PSD "Gus", who is on the job!