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Breaking news

A 38-year-old woman and 27-year-old man, both from Pictou County, will appear in court later this year on charges stemming from a traffic stop where drugs were seized.

The New Glasgow Regional Police stopped a Chevrolet Malibu on the Westville Road at approximately 8:20 a.m. on Aug. 26 for a motor vehicle violation.

Upon further investigation, officers seized methamphetamine, cannabis marijuana and drug paraphernalia from the vehicle.

The 38-year-old female is charged with:

  • possession for the purpose of trafficking
  • offences under the Cannabis Control Act
  • offences under the Motor Vehicle Act
The 29-year-old male is charged with:
  • possession of methamphetamine 
Both were released from custody with strict conditions and are scheduled to appear in provincial court in Pictou on Nov. 8.