A woman was caught trying to bring marijuana into Natuashish by taping packs of it to her body.
On Wednesday, the RCMP in Natuashish acted on recent tips regarding people trafficking drugs into the community by commercial aircraft.
Members of Natuashish detachment and Labrador relief team arrested the 19-year-old Sheshatshui woman at the Natuashish airstrip after she arrived on a flight from Goose Bay. Police say they seized about 311 grams of marijuana. She was charged under Section 5(2) of the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act. A court appearance is scheduled for Feb. 27.