PORT HASTINGS:Police arrested two men for drug offences after a traffic stop on March 27.
Inverness District RCMP’s Street Crime Enforcement Unit arrested the men, who are from Newfoundland and Labrador.
The traffic stop occurred on Highway 105 in Port Hastings at approximately 4:30 p.m. RCMP seized approximately 10 pounds of cannabis marijuana and 100 grams of “Shatter” (a highly potent form of cannabis resin).
The driver, David Bruce Hunter, 57 of Little Bay, and his passenger, Carl Walter Jacobs, 55 of Deer Lake have both been charged with possession of cannabis marijuana and cannabis resin for the purpose of trafficking.
Both men were held overnight and were scheduled to appear in Port Hawkesbury Provincial Court today. The investigation is ongoing.