Possible arrests after major police presence in Steveston

Few details are being released about a major police presence at a single-family home Saturday in Steveston.

In the early evening, residents on Steveston Highway – west of No. 1 Road and close to the Sixth Avenue intersection – were alarmed to see more than a dozen marked and unmarked police vehicles arrive.

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According to eye witnesses, three people were taken away in handcuffs, while the residence in questions was cordoned off by police tape.

However, Richmond RCMP said it wasn’t in a position to divulge any details of the incident due to the investigation being “fluid and dynamic.”

A spokesperson for the RCMP did say that a search warrant had been executed, but that no other details could be released as it may “jeopardize ongoing police operations.”

 

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