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Firearms, drugs seized

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WATERVLE – A 59-year-old man from Pictou County is facing numerous weapon and drug charges following the search of a home in Watervale, Pictou County.

On October 13, Pictou County District RCMP executed a search warrant at a residence on Craig Road. As a result of the search, police seized several firearms, ammunition and a quantity of marijuana.

The accused has been charged with the following:

Unsafe storage of a firearm
Possession of a restricted firearm without a licence
Possession of a weapon contrary to order
Possession of a controlled substance (marijuana)
Production of a controlled substance (marijuana)

He is scheduled to appear in Pictou Provincial Court on November 19.

The investigation is continuing.