Five arrested in Fort Smith drug bust
Five people have been arrested after Fort Smith RCMP discovered drugs in a vehicle near the Northwest Territories' community Tuesday night.
Police seized one kilogram of marijuana and 125 grams of crack cocaine,Cst. Dale Stewart told CBC News.
The drugs have a street value of about $36,000, Stewart says.
It is one of the most significant drug seizures in the community of 2,500 in a few years, he says.
The drugs were found when police stopped the vehicle Tuesday.
Police say charges against the people under arrest are pending.