Three people face charges and police are looking for two more
individuals after two drug searches yesterday in Dartmouth.
As a result of a two-month-long operation, officers assigned to the
HRP/RCMP Integrated Drug Unit conducted a search of Sam’s Place
Beverage Room located on Portland Street in Dartmouth at approximately
11:30 a.m. yesterday. One person was arrested at the scene without
incident and officers seized marijuana, cannabis resin, Oxycontin and
drug paraphernalia from the bar.
Officers then attended a residence in the 100 block of Albro Lake Road
at approximately 12 p.m. A man was arrested in connection with the
Portland Street search and during the arrest, officers observed a
quantity of marijuana in the residence. A woman was also arrested
without incident and a subsequent search was conducted of the residence.
Officers seized a quantity of marijuana, cannabis resin, cannabis resin
oil and drug paraphernalia.
Two women, aged 39 and 52, and a 50-year-old man, all of Dartmouth,
each face a number of charges pertaining to drug trafficking. They are
scheduled to appear in Dartmouth Provincial Court on October 27. Police
are still seeking two additional people in relation to this