Fifth man arrested in connection with alleged drug trafficking network in Peace Region

25 year-old Williams Lake resident Arin Charleyboy. Photo provided by CFSEU-BC

FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. – The Combined Special Enforcement Unit of British Columbia announced this afternoon that a 5th man has been arrested in connection with the alleged drug trafficking in the Peace Region.

The suspect was arrested at a traffic stop in 150 Mile House.


On September 30th, 2016, 100 Mile House RCMP conducted a traffic stop with a vehicle.

Officers saw a man believed to be wanted in connection with the alleged drug trafficking ring operating in the Peace Region, seated in the front passenger seat. They asked for assistance from the Williams Lake RCMP. The Williams Lake RCMP then came to the traffic stop and positively identified the individual as Arin Charleyboy, who was then arrested.

25-year old Arin Charleyboy of Williams Lake is charged with one count of trafficking a controlled substance. He has been released from custody and is scheduled to appear in Williams Lake Provincial Court on October 5th, 2016.