A 52-year-old Deer Lake man has been charged with possession of marijuana for the purpose of trafficking and breach of a probation order in connection with a police search of a home in the town.
The RNC/RCMP Street Level Drug Team executed a Controlled Drugs and Substances Act search warrant on a house in Deer Lake Monday. Assisting in the search were Corner Brook drug section members, Deer Lake detachment members and a police service dog from Stephenville.
About 168 grams of marijuana, with a street value of $3,360 was seized as well as $1,880 in cash.
The accused was released on a promise to appear in court on Dec. 4.