Police charge male and female in connection with drug investigation

 Lethbridge Regional Police have charged a male and female with drug offences after a search warrant was executed at a northside home late Thursday night.

 On Jan. 30, 2014 at approximately 11:49 p.m. the Tactical Team entered a home along the 100 block of 22 Street North. A 35-year-old male and 25-year-old female were located inside the home. The female was arrested without incident but the male assaulted a police officer while the officer was searching him.

 Police seized a quantity of cocaine, heroin and oxycodone pills.

 Chad James Patterson, 35, of Lethbridge, is charged with two counts of possession of a controlled substance and one count each of possession of a controlled substance for the purpose of trafficking, assault a peace officer and possession of the proceeds of crime. Patterson was remanded to appear in court this morning.

 Megan Linda Vaykovich, 25, of Lethbridge, is charged with possession of a controlled substance. Vaykovich was remanded to appear in court this morning.

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