Police seize narcotics, cash
Officers with the Trinity Conception District RCMP recovered a large amount of prescription narcotics as a result of a traffic stop Dec. 14.
The RCMP arrested an adult male during a stop in the Carbonear area.
Recovered during the arrest were quantities of prescription drugs including Metadol, Ritalin, Oxycodone, Oxycontin, cannabis and hashish.
Along with the narcotics, approximately $500 in cash was also seized.
The male, who is 27 years old, was released with a future court date and faces charges of trafficking and possesion for the purpose of trafficking under the Controlled Drug and Substance Act.
Anyone with information regarding this crime is encouraged to contact the Harbour Grace detachment at 596-5014.
During a traffic stop in Carbonear Dec. 14, the RCMP seized a large quantity of prescription narcotics including Metadol, Ritalin, Oxycodone, Oxycotin, cannabis and hashish.