As a result of a recent search execution at a residence in Oakbank, RCMP seized a quantity of drugs and firearms, including two assault rifles.

During the evening of April 3, 2019, Manitoba RCMP executed a search warrant under the Criminal Code and the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, at a residence located on Main Street in Oakbank, Manitoba. As a result of the search, RCMP seized a variety of drugs including methamphetamine, cocaine and fentanyl. Also seized were numerous firearms including two assault rifles with readily accessible ammunition and high capacity magazines.

RCMP report that eight individuals were arrested as a result of this investigation. Four males have been charged with numerous firearms and/or drug trafficking related offences, and remanded into custody. Arrested were 26-year-old Devin Abel Fehr, 32-year-old Brendin Jon Swanson, 27-year-old Michael Johnathon Moore and 29-year-old Benjamin Fumerton.

Also charged with numerous firearms and drug trafficking offences, and scheduled to appear in Winnipeg Provincial Court at a later date are 22-year-old Monica Pitchenese, 23-year-old Aurora Delorme, 24-year-old Laura Powell and 38-year-old Clifford Tommy Joseph.