Two arrested for drug possession for purpose of trafficking

Pictou Advocate Breaking News

STELLARTON – A man and a woman appeared in Pictou Provincial Court today (Wednesday) after a search warrant turned up a number of illegal drugs.

At approximately 2 a.m. today, the Pictou County Integrated Street Crime Enforcement Unit, with assistance from Stellarton and New Glasgow police departments, conducted a search warrant on MacKay Street Stellarton. As a result, a 26-year-old man from Stellarton and 21-year-old female also from Stellarton, were arrested for possession for the purpose of trafficking of a controlled substance.

drugsPictou County Integrated Street Crime Enforcement Unit seized a quantity of cannabis marijuana, cannabis resin, cocaine, MDMA, psilocybin, Shatter and an undisclosed amount of cash.

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The 26-year-old male and 21-year-old female have been arrested and charged and will appear in Provincial Court in Pictou at 0930 on September 21, 2016. Both the male and female are facing six counts of possession for purpose for the purpose of trafficking a controlled substance.


Police photo of quantity of cannabis marijuana, cannabis resin, cocaine, MDMA, psilocybin, Shatter and an undisclosed amount of cash.