Vehicle stop in Pennfield yields drug bust
Men from Moncton and Stanley face charges relating to drug trafficking, firearms
Two men are facing drug charges after a seizure of pills and other drugs in a traffic stop in Pennfield on Boxing Day.
RCMP pulled over a vehicle on Route 175 around 9 a.m. on Dec. 26 after receiving a traffic complaint.
A search of the vehicle turned up more than 5,000 pills, 800 grams of which is believed to be methamphetamine, marijuana, a loaded handgun and body armour.
A 32-year-old man from Moncton and a 25-year-old man from Stanley are scheduled to appear in court in Saint John on Dec. 27 to face charges relating to drug trafficking, possession of stolen property and firearms offences.