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As part of the joint task force to combat drugs and organized crime on the north east Avalon, the Royal Newfoundland Constabulary (RNC) and RCMP drug investigation units seized more than 30 pounds of marijuana, a small quantity of cocaine and a small quantity of cash from a Kenmount Terrace area home Wednesday.
A 19-year-old St. John’s man was arrested and charged with possession for the purpose of trafficking. The accused, Tyler Michael Donahue was held for court and was released after his appearance. He was ordered to pay a $7500 cash deposit and was banned from having any cell phone or wireless communication device.
Police are asking anyone with information in relation to this investigation to contact the RNC at 729-8000 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477). People can also provide information anonymously on the NL Crime Stoppers Website at www.nlcrimestoppers.com.