Police seize marijuana, cash
Police seized a quantity of marijuana and more than $15,000 in cash during a vehicle checkpoint in the Broad Cove/Dildo area on Friday, Oct. 8 as part of Operation Impact, which took place during the Thanksgiving Day weekend.
The checkpoint was carried out by members of Placentia-Whitbourne RCMP District.
A 33-year-old male and 28-year-old female were arrested for possession for the purpose of trafficking under the Control Drugs and Substance Act.
The matter is still under investigation and both accused were released to appear in court at a later date.
Members also issued several warnings and tickets under the Highway Traffic Act.