Two arrested after third raid at Tasty Budd’s
LOWER SACKVILLE — A 45-yearold man and a 19-year-old man face five charges each in relation to an RCMP raid at Tasty Budd’s in Lower Sackville on Thursday. Halifax District RCMP say officers conducted a search warrant as part of an ongoing investigation into illegal sale of drugs. RCMP seized marijuana, shatter, hashish, cannabis oil and drug paraphernalia. Both men face charges of trafficking in a controlled substance and possession of a controlled substance, trafficking in a controlled substance and possession of a controlled substance for the purpose of trafficking, and possession of property obtained by proceeds of crime.
Both men were released on conditions and will appear in Dartmouth provincial court on Oct. 25.
Last Friday, RCMP raided five Tasty Budd’s stores and four homes, laying 69 charges against nine individuals.
Police raided the Cole Harbour Road dispensary again Tuesday after the business had resumed operations.