R. v. G.C./ Q.M. [Provincial Court, Calgary, September 2016]

Police observed a suspicious vehicle and ran the license plate through their computer system. According to the police the registered owner came back as wanted for murder. The police immediately pulled the vehicle over and arrested the two occupants. A search of the vehicle was conducted incident to arrest and the police allegedly located seven cell phones; a knife on the driver; cash; bear spray; 1.2 kilograms of cocaine and 250g of marijuana. G.C. and Q.M. were arrested for possession of marijuana and cocaine for the purpose of trafficking; possession of proceeds of crime; and possession of a concealed weapon. Ms. Fagan secured bail for both G.C. and Q.M.