Male charged with unlawful sale of liquor in Arviat
RCMP says officers seized 18 bottles of liquor, wine
A male has been charged with unlawful sale of liquor after RCMP in Arviat seized multiple bottles of liquor he intended to sell, Sgt. Pauline Melanson said in a news release Friday.
“On August 6, Arviat RCMP received information that a male individual was arriving in town with liquor that he planned on selling,” Melanson said.
She said officers seized 16 bottles of whisky and two bottles of wine from the suspect.
The male — whose age and identity were not released by police — has been charged with unlawful sale of liquor under section 84 of the Liquor Act. He is scheduled to appear in court Aug. 16.