As a result of the search police arrested a 59 yr old North Sydney male and seized a quantity of marihuana. He was released on a Promise to Appear and will appear in Sydney Provincial Court on April 19, 2012 facing charges of Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking in Marihuana and Trafficking in Marihuana.
Also on February 16, 2012 at at approximately 8:00 PM, the Cape Breton Regional Police Drug Section executed a Controlled Drugs and Substances Act search warrant at a residence on 13th St. in New Waterford. As a result of the search police seized a quantity of prescription pills and marihuana. A 50 yr old male and a 46 yr old female from New Waterford were arrested. The female was later released without charge. The male will appear in Sydney Provincial court on February 17th, 2012 facing charges of: Trafficking in Marihuana, Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking in Codeine, and Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking in Diazepam.