Drugs seized in Stellarton

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A quantity of hydromorphone and drug paraphernalia were seized yesterday from a Stellarton residence.

According to a press release, the Pictou County Integrated Street Crime Enforcement Unit, with the assistance of the Stellarton Police Service, conducted a search warrant at a residence on Hudson Street on Thursday, Feb. 18, at noon.

The press release indicates the search warrant was part of a lengthy investigation. 

Police arrested a 63-year-old man and a 37-year-old woman, both from Pictou County. 

Both have been charged with:

  • Possession for the purpose of trafficking hydromorphone.

Both accused have been released upon strict conditions and will appear in Provincial Court, Pictou on April 26.