Charlottetown Police have laid drug trafficking charges after arresting a Charlottetown man on an outstanding Warrant.
While on patrol Sunday evening, a man known to Police as being wanted was seen in the passenger seat of a vehicle travelling on University Avenue. The Officer performed a vehicle stop a short distance later and arrested the male on the outstanding warrant. While performing a search of the male during the arrest, Police located a quantity of Cocaine.
The 49 year old Charlottetown male was subsequently charged with Possession of Cocaine for the Purpose of Trafficking.
The outstanding arrest warrant for the male was for failing to appear in court on previous cocaine trafficking charges from January 2019.
The male appeared in court today and had been remanded in custody.