Truck driver busted in largest meth-seizure in Canadian history

He was trying to cross into Canada near the Montana border.

A truck driver was found with a record-setting amount of methamphetamine at the US-Canada border recently. 

The methamphetamine was found on December 25th, 2020, but the driver in question was kept in custody until January 14th, 2021. 

According to Bleacher Report, truck driver Amarpreet Singh Sandhu was attempting to cross into Canada at the Sweet Grass border crossing in Coutts, Alberta near the Montana border while hauling produce when agents referred him for further inspection. 

Upon further investigation, agents discovered $22.3 million worth of methamphetamine – enough for 2.28 million doses – making it the largest seizure of Methamphetamine at the border in Canada’s history. 

Sandhu was immediately arrested on charges of importation of a controlled substance and possession for the purpose of trafficking. 

He was kept in custody until January 14th, and is now scheduled to appear in court on February 11th.