Police execute search warrant at New Glasgow cannabis dispensary

Three people are facing charges after police executed a search warrant at the Scotia Green cannabis dispensary in New Glasgow.

Police searched the East River Road business late Thursday afternoon, seizing marijuana, cannabis resin and derivatives, as well as cash.

A 57-year-old Trenton woman, a 43-year-old woman from Pictou and a 32-year-old man from Mount Uniacke are all facing charges of trafficking, possession for the purpose of trafficking and production of a controlled substance.

The man remains in custody, while the two women have been released.

All three will appear in court at a later date.