Man arrested for drug offences after Amherst business searched

RCMP say a man is facing drug charges after a business was searched in Amherst.

Officers searched the business on East Victoria Street on Thursday and a 36-year-old Amherst man was arrested.

Police say they seized methemphetamine, methadone and stolen property.

RCMP say the man is facing charges of possession of methamphetamine for the purpose of trafficking, possession of methadone, possession of property obtained by crime, and breach of conditions.

Police say he was released from custody and is scheduled to appear in court on March 11.