Nfld. & Labrador

Gas mask seized in Corner Brook drug bust

Police in western Newfoundland arrested two young men in Corner Brook on drug trafficking charges.
Police displayed drugs, cash and other items seized during a drug bust in Corner Brook last Friday. (RNC )

Police in western Newfoundland arrested two young men in Corner Brook on drug trafficking charges.

Police said the suspects, 21 and 24, were arrested before officers with the Royal Newfoundland Constabulary and the RCMP executed a search warrant at a residence on Friday.

On Monday, police showed off what was seized, including $5,000 in cash and more than 1.6 kilograms of marijuana.

Also seized in the bust were a gas mask, scales and a pipe.

The two men accused have been released and are due back in court at a later date.