On Wednesday July 14th , Charlottetown Police Street Crime Unit arrested a male and female following a targeted traffic stop on Murchison Lane and seized a quantity of cocaine. The males residence was subsequently searched and resulted with additional drugs and drug paraphernalia being seized. Nine grams of cocaine, packaging supplies, two cell phones and over $14,000 cash was seized.
A 60 year old male and a 41 year old female, both from Charlottetown, have been charged with one count of possession of drugs for the purpose of trafficking.
They were released from custody with conditions and will appear in Provincial Court at a later date.
Police encourage anyone with information about illegal drug activity to contact Charlottetown Police at 902-629-4172, complete the tip section below or contact PEI Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).