Colchester police seize drugs from home in Manganese Mines

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Manganese Mines –  A man is facing several charges after members of the Colchester County Integrated Street Crime Unit,  Colchester District RCMP, Truro Police Service, and  an RCMP Police Dog team searched a home on Willy Hoare Road in this Colchester County community yesterday.

The search resulted in the seizure of a quantity of suspected cocaine, marijuana, and prescription pills.  A restricted hand gun was also seized.

A 38-year-old Manganese Mines man was arrested without incident.  He is facing charges of possession of a controlled substance (two counts), possession for the purpose of trafficking, unauthorized possession of a firearm, and unsafe storage of a firearm.  He will appear in Truro Provincial Court on August 2.

The investigation is continuing.

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