At approximately 2:00 PM on July 23rd, police arrested a 23-year-old adult male near Wentworth Park in Sydney, in possession of drugs. Ian Michael Joseph MacDonald, of Sydney, is charged with Possession of Cocaine for the Purpose of Trafficking, Possession of Rivitrol for the Purpose of Trafficking and two Breaches. He was remanded to the Cape Breton Correctional Centre yesterday evening, pending his appearance in Court.
Police also charged a 53-year-old male from Alder Point after searching a residence on Florence Road in Bras d’Or.
Members of the Community Safety Enforcement Unit executed the search under the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act at approximately 11:30 PM, seizing a significant quantity of Cocaine. Police arrested the man, who now faces charges of Possession of Cocaine for the Purpose of Trafficking and a Breach; he was held in police custody overnight for an appearance in Court today.