RCMP seize drugs, make multiple arrests during checkpoint in Mabou

September 11, 2017
Mabou, Nova Scotia

News release

At approximately 5:30 p.m. on September 9, Inverness County District RCMP conducted a checkpoint in Mabou that resulted in drugs seized and multiple arrests.

During the checkpoint, a small quantity of cocaine was seized from a 36-year-old man and a 27-year-old woman, both of Mabou. They were arrested and charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance (cocaine). A 34-year-old man of Shubenacadie was arrested and charged for Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking (marihuana and cocaine). A quantity of cocaine, marihuana, cash and drug paraphernalia was seized from his vehicle. The checkpoint also resulted in a 54-year-old man of Mabou being arrested for driving while impaired.

All individuals were released and are scheduled to appear in Port Hawkesbury Provincial Court on October 30, 2017.


Contact information

Cpl. Curtis Kuchta
Inverness/Richmond SCEU
Port Hawkesbury RCMP
Office 902 625-2220
Cell 902 304-6350

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