Prince District JFO seizes over a kilogram of methamphetamine during targeted traffic stop in Borden-Carleton

January 11, 2021
Borden-Carleton, Prince Edward Island

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The Prince District JFO Drug Unit which is comprised of RCMP, Summerside and Kensington Police officers, assisted by RCMP Federal Serious and Organized Crime officers, conducted a targeted vehicle stop in Borden-Carleton Sunday, January 10th, 2021. As a result of this stop police seized a half pound (8 ounces) of crystal methamphetamine, 2 pounds of methamphetamine pills, an ounce of cocaine, 4.5 ounces of cannabis resin, and over $2,500 in cash.

A Summerside man, 39 year-old Ryan Gallant, was arrested during this stop and has been charged with possession for the purpose of trafficking methamphetamine, possession for the purpose of trafficking cocaine, possession for the purpose of selling cannabis, and breach or probation. Mr. Gallant is currently on probation for a previous possession for the purpose of trafficking methamphetamine conviction and he will be appearing in Provincial Court on January 11th, 2021.

A second man, 38 years old and also from Summerside, was also arrested at the time and was subsequently released.

The investigation into this matter is still ongoing.

If anyone has any information regarding drug trafficking or firearm offences please contact the Prince District JFO Drug Unit at 902-436-9300 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

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Contact information

Cpl. Nick Doyle
Prince District RCMP
902-436-9300

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