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Saskatoon police seize drugs, stolen property during tenant eviction

Saskatoon police say a 35-year-old woman is facing charges after drugs were discovered during an eviction in the Pleasant Hill neighbourhood. File / Global News

Saskatoon police have laid charges against a woman after drugs were spotted during an eviction in Saskatoon’s Pleasant Hill neighbourhood.

On Wednesday, a patrol officer was assisting the sheriff’s office for a tenant eviction in the 300-block of Avenue U South.

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The officer said drugs and suspected stolen property were spotted inside the residence.

A search warrant was executed by the break and enter unit. Sixteen bicycles, three .22-calibre rifles, meth, methadone, marijuana and identity documents were seized as a result.

The 35-year-old woman is facing three counts of possession of a controlled substance and five counts of possession of stolen property under $5,000.

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The investigation is still ongoing.

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Anyone with information is asked to contact Saskatoon police at 306-975-8300 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

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