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Over $170K in illegal drugs seized from 4 Calgary homes: police

The Calgary Police Service has charged four people in a drug trafficking investigation and seized over $174,450 worth of illegal drugs.
The Calgary Police Service has charged four people in a drug trafficking investigation and seized over $174,450 worth of illegal drugs. Calgary Police Service handout

Calgary police say more than $174,450 worth of illegal drugs were seized during a lengthy investigation that saw four homes searched.

The investigation began in March after officers were called to the community of Panorama Hills for reports of drugs in a home potentially tied to drug trafficking.

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Police searched the home, as well as three others in the communities of Marlborough Park, Marlborough and Huntington Hills.

During the search, officers said over $5,900 in cash, 12 kilograms of methamphetamines, 667 grams of cocaine, 54 grams of fentanyl and 59 MDMA pills and were seized.

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Four people are facing multiple charges, including 23-year-old Liang Ho Chiu, 52-year-old Pit Sing Chiu, 51-year-old Amy Zhi Liang and 22-year-old Nathaniel Hung Wong.

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Anyone who suspects drug trafficking in their community is asked to call Calgary police at 403-266-1234, or to contact Crime Stoppers.