Hanna RCMP executes search warrant, seizes drugs and weapons
On October 5, 2016 at approximately 5 p.m., Hanna RCMP executed a search warrant on a residence in Hanna.
The search resulted in the seizure of cannabis marijuana plants and marijuana being processed into cannabis resin, weapons and other property that is related to the offence.
RCMP arrested and charged 41-year-old Andrew Robert Smith and 47-yearold Maryann McLearn of Hanna with production of marijuana, production of cannabis resin, two counts of possession for the purpose of trafficking marijuana, possession of a prohibited weapon and possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose.
Andrew Robert Smith and Maryann McLearn appeared before a Justice of the Peace. Maryann McLearn was released and Andrew Robert Smith was remanded into custody. Both accused are set to attend Provincial Court in Hanna on October 26, 2016.