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Arrests in Flat Bay after seizure of cocaine, guns, cash

A 40-year-old man from Flat bay and a 41-year-old woman form St. John's were arrested after drug bust. They will appear in court in November.

A 40-year-old man from Flat bay and a 41-year-old woman from St. John's were arrested

RCMP found cocaine, cash and firearms in the residence. (RCMP )

The RCMP have arrested a man and a woman in Flat Bay, southwest of Stephenville, after finding cocaine, firearms and cash.

According to a release Friday, officers arrived at a Flat Bay residence on Aug. 17 at approximately 7:30 p.m. with a search warrant.

Inside the home, they found about 225 grams of cocaine, two guns, Canadian currency and "evidence of drug trafficking."

They arrested a 41-year-old woman from St. John's and a 40-year-old man from Flat Bay. Both were charged with possession for the purpose of trafficking.

They will appear in provincial court in Stephenville in November.