Irshadgul News report,
A Saskatchewan man at the center of a police search that has been going on for more than two years is now behind bars.
On Friday, a judge sentenced Kurt Miller to 10 years in prison for drug possession, trafficking of a controlled substance and illegal firearm possession.
Miller was arrested in 2020 in a raid on a rural property in Biggar, Sask.
Police seized one kilogram of meth, 444 grams of fentanyl, 500 Xanax pills, 400 tabs of LSD, more than three liters of GHB, $16,000, and several weapons.
As the RCMP executed the search warrant, shots were fired at the police and one officer was injured.
Miller, another man and a woman were arrested.
Miller was released, but did not show up for his scheduled court date.
The 42-year-old man was arrested in Edmonton earlier this month after a two-year manhunt.
An RCMP crew in Edmonton stopped a suspicious vehicle on November 3 and observed Miller in the back seat.
According to RCMP, officers found a suitcase and duffle bag with drug preparation equipment and approximately 10 kilograms of suspected fentanyl.
Along with his prison sentence, Miller is subject to a lifetime firearms ban.