January 18, 2021 Media Release
On January 15, 2021, the Winnipeg Police Service Guns & Gangs Unit entered into a drug trafficking investigation at a residence in the 500 block of Portage Avenue.
At 1:45 p.m., two adults were arrested in the area of Logan Avenue and Owena Street in connection to this investigation.
A search upon arrest revealed:
- $50,000 proceeds of crime (cash currency)
- 216 grams Methamphetamine (street value of $21,000)
- 28 grams Fentanyl (street value over $5,000)
- a stolen laptop computer
- a stolen bicycle
Aaron Robert WILSON, 37 and Hayley Maria Dawn WOLOWICH, 23, of Winnipeg were charged with numerous drug and property-related offences.
They were both detained in custody.
Winnipeg Police Service Guns & Gangs Unit entered into a firearms investigation linked to a known drug trafficker within the city.
On January 17, 2021, the Guns & Gangs Unit executed a Criminal Code search warrant at a location in the 3100 block of Portage Avenue; at which time the following items were seized:
- handgun (prohibited firearm)
- 3.4 grams Methamphetamine (street value of $340)
- $235 cash proceeds of crime
- drug packaging materials
- body armour
- cellular devices
Two adults were arrested during this search warrant.
Kain Cody WAGNER, 30, of Winnipeg was charged with numerous firearms and drug related offences as well as two outstanding Probation Warrants.
He was detained in custody.
A 25-year-old female of Winnipeg is also facing firearms and drug-related charges.
She was released on an Appearance Notice.
Constable Jay Murray, Public Information Officer
Constable Dani McKinnon, Public Information Officer
Constable Claude Chancy, Public Information Officer
Kelly Dehn, Manager of Public Affairs