5:06 am - Monday, February 17 2020
Home / News / Summer drug seizure leads to charges, Ingonish, N.S.

Summer drug seizure leads to charges, Ingonish, N.S.

Ingonish Beach RCMP have charged a local man with trafficking after a quantity of drugs were seized last summer.

On July 23rd, 2013, the RCMP was called to an area where approximately five pounds (5 lbs) of marijuana was located in a wooded area in Ingonish.

RCMP attended the location and seized the drugs. An investigation commenced and with the help of forensic evidence, RCMP were able to identify the owner of the marijuana.

On March 17th, 2014, Ingonish Beach RCMP and the Sydney Federal Drug Section executed a search warrant at a residence in Ingonish. A 54-year-old man was arrested without incident and RCMP seized a substantial sum of money. The man, who is facing a charge of Possession of Marijuana for the Purpose of Trafficking, was released from custody and will appear in Ingonish Provincial Court on June 12th, 2014.

Source: Release

About Haligonia.ca

See news happening near you? Tell us. Click here to email our team.


The views and opinions expressed in this content are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of haligonia.ca.

You might also like...


Municipal programs and services on Nova Scotia Heritage Day, Monday, Feb. 17

The Halifax Regional Municipality is advising residents that municipal programs and services will operate on...

Shannon Doy

Fall River Woman Wanted On Province-Wide Warrant

Halifax District RCMP has obtained a warrant for the arrest of a woman charged with...

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *