Police seize 'significant amount' of marijuana, hash
46 kg marijuana, 3 kg hash and 2010 Dodge Ram pickup seized
The Royal Newfoundland Constabulary and the RCMP have confiscated a significant amount of marijuana that was being trucked across the island from Nova Scotia.
Police found 46 kilograms of marijuana in sealed plastic bags, as well as three kilograms of hash. The drugs were inside a wooden crate in the back of the truck.
The driver, a man from Conception Bay South, was arrested and charged with trafficking offences under the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act.
He was released on a surety with conditions, pending his next court appearance on March 27.