— Photo submitted by the RCMP/RNC
A 21-year-old Corner Brook man is facing drug-related charges following the seizure of approximately 2.2 pounds marijuana, a marijuana plant, electronic digital scales, an undisclosed amount of money and other drug paraphernalia during a search of a residence in the west coast city.
The RNC/RCMP Joint Forces Street Level Drug Team, with the assistance from members of RNC Patrol Services, carried out a search of the home on Broadway in Corner Brook about 4:45 p.m. Saturday.
The charges include possession for the purpose of trafficking marijuana and cultivation of marijuana.
The accused was released and scheduled to appear in provincial court in Corner Brook on April 2.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact the RNC/RCMP JFO Street Drug Team at 637-4117 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477). You can provide information anonymously on the NL Crime Stoppers website at www.nlcrimestoppers.com.