Drugs, weapons seized from a home and vehicle in Amherst


A 30-year-old woman from Amherst is facing multiple charges after drugs and weapons were seized from a home and vehicle in the town on Friday.

The RCMP say officers found methamphetamine, crystal methamphetamine, hydromorphone, ritalin, clonazepam, lorezepam, cannabis, and cocaine

Drug paraphernalia, cash, evidence of drug trafficking, illegal tobacco, weapons, soft body armour, and other property were also seized.

The woman was arrested and faces multiple charges of possession for the purpose of trafficking for various drugs, as well as possession of illegal tobacco.

She's been released from custody and is scheduled to appear in Amherst Provincial Court on October 7th.