RCMP charges man for drug offences after business searched

September 25, 2017
Port Hawkesbury, Nova Scotia

News release

On September 22, members of the Inverness/Richmond RCMP Street Crime Enforcement Unit (SCEU), and Inverness District RCMP searched a marihuana storefront on Granville St.

A 34-year-old man was arrested. RCMP seized cannabis marihuana, cannabis marihuana products, and cash from the scene. The man was later released from custody and is scheduled to appear in Port Hawkesbury Provincial Court on October 30.

The RCMP would like to thank the public for their assistance with providing tips and information. Any suspicious activity can be reported to Inverness District RCMP at 902 625-2220, or should you wish to remain anonymous, you can also contact Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS(8477) or text TIP202 + your message to 'CRIMES' ( 274637) or submit tips by Secure Web Tips at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca. Calls to Crime Stoppers are not tapped or traced and if police make an arrest and lay charges based on a tip, callers qualify for a cash award.

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Contact information

Cpl. Jennifer Clarke
Media Relations Officer
Nova Scotia RCMP
Office: 902-720-5652
Cell: 902-222-0154
jennifer.clarke@rcmp-grc.gc.ca

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