The Prince District JFO Drug Unit officers conducted a traffic stop and then executed a search warrant at a residence in Alberton on Thursday July 5th, 2018. As a result, a pound of cocaine and over $8000 in cash were seized.
This seizure will have a significant impact of the drug trade in western Prince Edward Island and potentially beyond.
A 58 year-old Alberton, P.E.I. man and a 41 year-old Collette, N.B. man were arrested and will be facing drug trafficking charges.
The Prince District JFO Drug Unit is comprised of officers from RCMP, Summerside and Kensington Police Services.