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October 1, 2013
$160k in steroids seized in Edmonton – Canada
$160,000 in steroids seized in Edmonton EDMONTON – Cops say they’ve pulled $160,000 worth of illegal steroids off the street after a bust by the Alberta Law Enforcement Response Team (ALERT). ALERT’s Combined Forces Special Enforcement Unit (CFSEU-Edmonton) charged one man and the seized more than $160,000 in drugs. On Sept. 26, 2013, CFSEU-Edmonton intercepted two packages sent through Canada Post that contained vials of anabolic steroids. During a search of a home, police found 1,350 vials of various types of anabolic steroids, derivatives of steroids, drug trafficking paraphernalia, a Taser and over $29,000 in cash. The approximate street value of the drugs is estimated at over $160,000. Richard Dustin Cosman, 32, is charged with two counts of trafficking of a controlled substance, one count of possession for the purpose of trafficking of a controlled substance, one count of possession of a prohibited weapon, and three counts of breach of a court order. He’s scheduled to appear in court Monday. http://www.sunnewsnetwork.ca/sunnews/canada/archives/2013/09/20130927-183602.html