Drug seizure, arrest in Ochre Pit Cove
A 58-year-old man was arrested and drugs and stolen property was seized Thursday, Sept. 15 following a search of a residence in Ochre Pit Cove.
Members of the Trinity Conception District RCMP, with the assistance of members of the police dog service, executed two search warrants on the residence.
Police seized a quantity of cash, cocaine, marijuana, prescription pills and stolen property.
The accused was arrested and later released from custody.
He will be appearing in Harbour Grace provincial court on Dec. 5, where he will answer to charges of possession for the purpose of trafficking under the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, and charges of possession of stolen property.