RCMP report that last Wednesday saw the Moose Jaw Crime Reduction Team (CRT) undertake a search warrant at a Moose Jaw residence. 

The January 31 search resulted in one arrest and the seizure of 202 grams of cocaine, a loaded hand gun, and cash, along with other drug trafficking paraphernalia.  

27-year-old Hassan Salad of Edmonton, Alberta faces a number of charges including: 


- one count, possession for the purpose of trafficking 

- one count, careless storage of a firearm 

- one count, possession of a weapon for dangerous purpose 

- one count, unauthorized possession of a firearm/prohibited weapon 

- one count, possession of firearm/weapon device/ammunition in motor vehicle 

- one count, possession of restricted firearm/prohibited weapon with ammunition without license/registration 

- one count, possession of the proceeds of crime under $5000 


Salad is to make his first court appearance in Moose Jaw Provincial Court on March 6.