Members of the Spruce Grove-Stony Plain RCMP Drug Section arrested an Edmonton man on June 26th, following an investigation into a male believed to be trafficking cocaine in the Spruce Grove area.
During the investigation, the male was located in a vehicle which was then searched. Inside, police found 246.6 grams of cocaine packaged for individual sale, $3169.60 in Canadian currency and drug trafficking paraphernalia.
29 year old Fransisco Rodas of Edmonton was then arrested and has been charged with possession of cocaine for the purpose of trafficking, possession of property obtained by crime, and three counts of failing to comply with conditions of a recognizance.
Rodas was released from custody with conditions and will appear in court in Edmonton on July 27th.