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Dumpsite for possible fentanyl lab found outside Mission

RCMP say site cleaned up after equipment discovered consistent with fentanyl production
The Mission RCMP discovered a disposal site in Deroche for a potential fentanyl lab last Monday (March 25. /Mission Record file photo

The dumpsite for a potential fentanyl lab was discovered in Mission last Monday (March 25).

According to Mission RCMP’s weekly “Community Connection” crime recap, a Deroche resident found a suspicious disposal site on Nicomen Slough Road.

The RCMP’s Clandestine Lab Enforcement and Response Team attended the property and investigators determined the equipment appeared to have been from a fentanyl lab.

The site was cleaned up and items were removed.

Those with information are urged to call Mission RCMP at 604-826-7161.

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Dillon White

About the Author: Dillon White

I joined the Mission Record in November of 2022 after moving to B.C. from Nova Scotia earlier in the year.
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