WAYCOBAH: Inverness County District RCMP  arrested four people during two separate vehicle stops, as a result of tips received from the public.

At approximately 3 p.m. on November 2, RCMP officers located a vehicle in Waycobah from which they discovered and seized oxycodone, a firearm and drug paraphernalia. A 44-year-old man and a 27-year-old woman, both of Waycobah First Nation, were arrested for possession of a controlled drug or substance. The investigation is ongoing and additional charges are expected.

A second vehicle was stopped in Auld’s Cove on November 3 at approximately 3 p.m. Officers discovered and seized dexaphetamine and drug paraphernalia from inside the vehicle. A 24-year-old male and a 25-year-old woman, both of the Mulgrave area, were arrested for possession of a controlled drug or substance.

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All four individuals were released and are scheduled to appear in Port Hawksbury Provincial Court on December 18.

Inverness County District RCMP would like to thank the public for their assistance in helping to locate these individuals.