Charlottetown Police Services Street Crime Unit, with the assistance from the Rapid Tactical Deployment Unit and Patrol Officers conducted a targeted traffic stop, then simultaneously executed a Controlled Drug and Substance Act Search Warrant at a residence on Dawson Court last night just before midnight.
The search resulted in the seizure of:
- 19.4 grams of crystal meth
- 65 grams of cocaine
- 56.2 grams of hash
- 99 grams of dried cannabis
- 11 grams of mushrooms
- 87 various pills (benzodiazepine, dilaudid, ecstasy, biphentin)
- Street value of drugs is approximately $20,000.00 dollars
- $2130.00 cash seized
- a baton and several knives
- other drug paraphernalia
A 37 year old Charlottetown male has been charged with CDSA 5(2) – Possession of drugs for the purpose of trafficking, driving while prohibited, possession of a weapon while prohibited and breach of probation. The investigation is ongoing and may result with further charges being laid.
A 51 year old Charlottetown woman has been charged with CDSA 5(2) – Possession of drugs for the purpose of trafficking.
The male was remanded in custody and will appear in Provincial Court next Wednesday, the female has been released from custody and will appear in Provincial Court at a later date.