Iqaluit RCMP seize cannabis, other drugs during impaired driving investigation

Police said officers discovered drugs and cash during search of man’s vehicle

Three thousand grams of cannabis, 450 grams of what is believed to be psilocybin and $1,600 in cash were seized, according to an RCMP press release. (File photo)

By Meral Jamal

Iqaluit RCMP arrested a 33-year-old man for impaired driving and possession of drugs on April 10.

The driver was arrested at 7:45 p.m., as part of an impaired-driving investigation in the city, a police news release issued Friday said.

Police said a search of the vehicle also revealed several large bags of cannabis and other substances. Three thousand grams of cannabis, 450 grams of what is believed to be psilocybin and $1,600 in cash were seized. 

The man was charged with operation of a motor vehicle while impaired, possession of substances for the purpose of trafficking, possession of cannabis for the purpose of selling, and possession of more than 30 grams dried cannabis in a public place.

He is scheduled to appear in the Nunavut Court of Justice in Iqaluit on June 23, police said.

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(3) Comments:

    • Posted by PeePshowLooka on

      Yeah,I like Pictures Too,I wanna See Too, Where’s all the Juicy Picture that Shows about all the good investigating Work Done ?

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