Selkirk RCMP conduct traffic stop and seize cash, drugs and weapons

May 22, 2024
Selkirk, Manitoba

News release


Seized items

On May 19, 2024, at approximately 4:20 am, Selkirk RCMP conducted a traffic stop with a vehicle on Main Street, in Selkirk.

While the officer was speaking with the occupants of the vehicle he noticed a knife inside the vehicle and both the driver and passenger were arrested for possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose.

A search of the vehicle and of the males was conducted and resulted in the seizure of over $4500.00 in cash, prescription medication, other suspected drugs and weapons.

The driver and passenger, aged 54 and 34, both from Selkirk, are facing a number of charges and were released from custody with an upcoming court date.

Selkirk RCMP continue to investigate.


Contact information

Phone: 204-983-8497

Manitoba RCMP Media Relations Unit

Tara Seel, Media Relations Officer
Cpl. Julie Courchaine, Media Relations Officer
Sgt. Paul Manaigre, Media Relations Officer
Robert Cyrenne, Director Communications and Media Relations
Twitter @rcmpmb | @GRCManitoba |

File number: 2024-675142

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