Stellarton man arrested after early morning drug bust

A 27-year-old man from Stellarton is facing a slew of drug charges after police executed a search warrant at a home on MacKay Street.

Police seized cocaine, marijuana, and cannabis resin around 3 a.m. Tuesday.

The accused has been charged with possession of cocaine, possession of cannabis resin, possession for the purpose of trafficking cannabis marijuana, and multiple counts of failing to comply with a judicial recognizance.

He remains in custody and will appear in court at a later date.

The Pictou County Integrated Street Crime Enforcement Unit executed the search warrant, with the assistance of the Stellarton Police Service as well as the New Glasgow Regional Police and Truro Police Service Canine Units.