Woman charged with drug offences after search of home

RCMP Halifax Regional Detachment’s Street Crime Enforcement Unit has charged a woman in relation to drugs seized in Middle Sackville.

On March 6, at approximately 11:30 p.m., the RCMP Street Crime Enforcement Unit, assisted by uniformed officers from the RCMP Halifax Regional Detachment, executed a search warrant at a home near the 1600 block of Sackville Dr. in relation to an ongoing drug investigation.

Inside the residence RCMP officers safely arrested five people, then located and seized crystal methamphetamine, cocaine, approximately 400 methamphetamine pills and about 400 benzodiazepine pills.

Marissa Grave Elizabeth Foss, 25, from Middle Sackville, has been charged with:

  • Failure to Comply with an Undertaking (three counts)
  • Possession of a Controlled Substance for the Purpose of Trafficking (three counts)
  • Resisting a Peace Officer

The four others arrested were later released without charges.

Foss was held in custody and will appear in Dartmouth Provincial Court today.


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