Yesterday morning (Aug 17) at 10:20 am , Charlottetown Police Street Crime Unit arrested a male following a targeted traffic stop on Belvedere Avenue and seized a quantity of hydromorphone tablets.
A 60 year old Charlottetown male has been charged with possession of drugs for the purpose of trafficking.
This is the second drug trafficking charge against the accused in just over a month, he was arrested and charged for the same offence on July 14th. He has been remanded in custody and will appear in Provincial Court tomorrow for a show cause hearing.
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).