Medicine Hat woman among three charged following Cardston traffic stop

CARDSTON — Three Southern Alberta women face a string of drug and weapons charges, after a vehicle stop on October 6.

After stopping the vehicle on Highway-2 and Highway-5 near Cardston, RCMP seized a sawed-off shotgun, replica hand gun, stolen property, drug paraphernalia and drugs.   28-year old Megan Laube and 33-year old Kendall Pyne of Lethbridge and 34-year old Stephanie Rouzes of Medicine Hat, were charged with possession of a controlled substance, two counts of possession of a prohibited firearm, three counts of possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose, possession of stolen property and numerous charges of failing to comply with a court order.

The charges include  possession of a controlled substance, two counts of possession of a prohibited firearm, three counts of possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose, possession of stolen property and multiple charges of failing to comply with a court order.

After a judicial hearing, the trio were released from custody and will appear in Cardston Provincial Court on Nov. 5, 2018.

During the stop, officers seized a sawed-off shotgun, a replica handgun, drugs, and drug paraphernalia, along with property that was allegedly stolen.

Items seized during an October 6 traffic stop near Cardston that resulted in charges against three women (image: Cardston RCMP)

The three women have been released from custody after a bail hearing and are scheduled to appear in Cardston Provincial Court on November 5.

Two women from Lethbridge and a woman from Medicine Hat face charges following a traffic stop near the intersection of Highway 2 and Highway 5 that resulted in the seizure of stolen property, a sawed-off shotgun and drugs.

Members of the Cardston RCMP detachment stopped a vehicle on Saturday, October 6 near Cardston. During the investigation, RCMP arrested the three occupants of the vehicle and a search of the vehicle yielded a sawed-off shotgun, a replica hand gun, stolen property, drug paraphernalia.

CARDSTON, AB — A Medicine Hat woman is among three facing several charges following a traffic stop near Cardston over the weekend.

As a result of the search, 28-year-old Meagan Laube of Lethbridge, 38-year-old Kendall Pyne of Lethbridge and 34-year-old Stephanie Rouzes of Medicine Hat have been charged with:

The accused have been released from police custody and are scheduled to appear in Cardston Provincial Court on November 5, 2018

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