Edmonton men charged with selling unstamped tobacco, cannabis in Maskwacis

During a May 25, 2022, search of a vehicle and home in Edmonton, RCMP found about 1.6 kilograms of cocaine, about 740 grams of a substance believed to be buffing agent, items used to produce crack cocaine, more than $16,500 in cash, about 13 pounds of illegal cannabis, and 5,400 illegal cigarettes. (Photo provided.) During a May 25, 2022, search of a vehicle and home in Edmonton, RCMP found about 1.6 kilograms of cocaine, about 740 grams of a substance believed to be buffing agent, items used to produce crack cocaine, more than $16,500 in cash, about 13 pounds of illegal cannabis, and 5,400 illegal cigarettes. (Photo provided.)

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