Monday, June 21, 2021

'Project Skylark' - 8 years for Keith Earle

Four Ottawa-area bikers were charged in 'Project Skylark.' Keith Earle, 32, Jovin Degre-Blais, 35, Joshua Khosrowkhani, 32, and Brandon Tupling, 34. Khosrowkhani is a Nomad. Earle, Tupling and Degre-Blais are full-patch Red Devils. Tupling pleaded guilty to cocaine trafficking, fentanyl trafficking, and procuring, also known as human trafficking. He pulled an eight-year jail sentence. Keith Earle, 33, pleaded guilty in March 24 of 2020. He FINALLY was sentenced to 6 years. After credit for time served he has 4.5 years left.
15 people were charged with 195 offences in the high-level, multi-jurisdiction investigation into a drug trafficking network involving members and associates of OMGs across the Niagara Region, Sudbury and Ottawa area. 'Project Skylark' targeted members of the Hells Angels Nomads, the Red Devils MC and the Hooligans MC. They dealt cocaine, meth and fentanyl.

Seized meth tabs from Project Skylark.
Cops seized 12.5kg of cocaine, 12.2kg of cannabis, 640 grams of shatter, 1400 packages of cannabis edibles, fentanyl patches, 2000 methamphetamine tablets, as well as Hells Angels and Red Devils MC gear. Project Skylark investigators seized 11 firearms and 700 rounds of ammunition, $75k in cash, $30k in jewelry, multiple vehicles including three motorcycles and one residence.