On January 16th, 2022 at approximately 2:15 pm members of the Morden Police Service conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle in relation to a drug investigation. Police observed the driver to be acting in a suspicious manner and further checks revealed the driver had an invalid licence. With the assistance of the Winkler Police Service, police arrested both the driver and a passenger for Possession of Methamphetamine for the Purpose of Trafficking. During a search of the vehicle, police located approximately 38 grams of methamphetamine, a scale, cellphones, cash and other drug trafficking paraphernalia.
As a result of this incident, 45-year-old Grant Donald Connor of Carman has been charged with Possession of Controlled Substance and Possession of a Controlled Substance for the Purpose of Trafficking re: Methamphetamine. The accused was remanded into police custody and transported to the Winnipeg Remand Centre. The accused has since been released on conditions to appear in Morden Provincial Court in February.
Sean Aune, Inspector
Morden Police Service