On Friday, the CBC reported Alberta’s Election Commissioner Lorne Gibson had handed an investigation into alleged UCP funding irregularities regarding the party’s leadership race, to the RCMP.
The report stated letters had been sent by the election commissioner to witnesses in the case, telling them they can expect to be contacted by the RCMP.
An RCMP spokesman confirmed to Postmedia Friday the force was following up the accusations.
“We are aware of the allegations and are looking into the information that was provided to us,” said Fraser Logan. “No further information will be provided on this matter unless there are criminal charges laid.”
Source:: Edmonton Journal – Politics