Drug trafficking charge laid in Pictou

A Pictou man has been charged following the seizure of marijuana and illegal tobacco at a home on Haliburton Road.

Police executed a search warrant around 4 p.m. Tuesday.

The 63-year-old man was arrested at the scene for possession of marijuana for the purpose of trafficking and possession of illegal tobacco.

He's been released from custody and is due in court at a later date.