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Drug take down

Police Service Dog 'Jet' proved his worth during an RCMP 'Counter-Attack' road check on Highway 3 in Osoyoos.

According to Cpl. Ryan McLeod, an eastbound vehicle approached the road check on Dec. 9.

During the investigation Jet helped to sniff out 9 lbs. of marijuana, 750 grams of cocaine, several containers of various illicit steroids and 197 tablets of suspected oxycodone.

Two men, aged 26 and 28 years-old from the Lower Mainland, were arrested and remain in police custody.

The investigation is on-going.

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