Yesterday, the KRPF executed a search warrant leading to the seizure of alcoholic beverages valued at about $29,000. In total, 193 bottles of liquor (375 ml) were seized.
Officers from the Puvirnituq detachment received information regarding a suspect shipment of multiple parcels containing alcoholic beverages destined to several individuals in Ivujivik and Salluit. The KRPF asked for a search warrant and obtained it. They seized the parcels in Puvirnituq since the boxes were in transit toward their final destination.
The investigations are ongoing.
Any information concerning suspicious activities, including the illegal sale of drugs and alcohol, can anonymously be disclosed to Crime Stoppers by dialling the following toll-free number: 1-800-711-1800. Information received may qualify for a reward of up to $2,000.