Drugs found on Penticton break and enter suspect

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PENTICTON - Police arrested one man following an investigation into an attempted break and enter at a Penticton business last week.

Cpl. Don Wrigglesworth says a security firm called police around 11:15 p.m., May 17, to report two suspicious men bent over a gate lock at a business on Industrial Avenue West. 

The two men failed to gain entry into the premises of the business and police foiund the pair beside some nearby dumpsters.

The men were searched and one was found to be in possession of a quantity of methamphetamine and cocaine. Both were taken into custody.

A 48-year-old man has been charged with drug possession and released on a promise to appear. A 41-year-old man was released without charges.


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