Crime & Courts

Charges Laid After Cocaine, Children Found In Alleged Lethbridge Drug House

By The Canadian Press
April 19, 2016 - 9:04am Updated: April 19, 2016 - 9:58am

LETHBRIDGE - Five children, including an infant, have been relocated with a family member after a southern Alberta couple was arrested for allegedly selling drugs from their home.

A man and a woman, both 39, were taken into custody after a search of their Lethbridge home last Tuesday.

A home on Neal Close which was the subject of dozens of drug-related complaints was shut down on Monday (Photo: Leanne Murray)

"Notorious" Drug House In Normandeau Shut Down

By Troy Gillard (Twitter: @Troy_Gillard) and Leanne Murray (@DriveNewsLeanne)
April 18, 2016 - 1:44pm Updated: April 19, 2016 - 9:08am

A home in north Red Deer neighbours say has been notorious for drug activity over the past three or four years has been shut down.

On Monday, RCMP and the Alberta Law Enforcement Response Team installed barriers around the home located at 64 Neal Close.

Travis Vader arrives at court in Edmonton on Tuesday, March 8, 2016. A witness in a murder trial has testified that he saw Travis Vader driving an SUV similar to one belonging to two missing Alberta seniors. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Amber Bracken

Sister of Travis Vader backtracks on testimony during murder trial

By The Canadian Press
April 15, 2016 - 9:34am

EDMONTON - Travis Vader's youngster sister has taken the witness stand and backtracked on statements she made to police investigators back in 2010.

The Crown now wants permission to treat Bobbi Jo Vader as a hostile witness.