An ongoing investigation has led to the arrest in a drug trafficking case. 

On September 20, 2023, as a result of an ongoing investigation into the trafficking of a controlled substance, officers with the Ste Rose du Lac RCMP executed a search warrant at a residence located on the Ebb and Flow First Nation.

As a result of this search, officers seized methamphetamine, cocaine, cash, an unsecured firearm, and drug-related paraphernalia.

Officers arrested 35-year-old Christine Mancheese, of the Ebb and Flow First Nation, who was taken into custody and remanded into custody on charges including two counts of Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking, Possession of Proceeds of Crime, two counts of Failure to Comply with an Undertaking, and several firearm-related offenses.

A 15-year-old male youth was also arrested on scene and found to have two outstanding warrants out for his arrest, one from Oakbank RCMP and the other from the Winnipeg Police Service. He will be remanded into custody.

Ste Rose du Lac RCMP continues to investigate.