Nova Scotia man caught with 62 kg of marijuana in Manitoba
Lawrence Edward Millen, 55, faces trafficking charges
A Nova Scotia man is facing drug charges after Manitoba RCMP pulled over a transport truck and say they found more than 60 kilograms of marijuana inside.
On Monday, RCMP pulled over a truck on the Trans-Canada Highway near Portage la Prairie.
Lawrence Edward Millen, 55, from Nova Scotia faces a charge of possession for the purpose of trafficking marijuana.
The charges come after a nearly two-month investigation RCMP dubbed Project Durable.
Millen appeared in Winnipeg court Tuesday and has been released on conditions until his next court appearance on May 29.