Woman charged after police find hydromorphone pills in Eskasoni

RCMP

A 25-year-old woman from Eskasoni is facing a drug possession charge after police found cash and hydromorphone pills during a traffic stop.

An RCMP officer conducted a traffic stop on Shore Road in Eskasoni on Saturday afternoon following a tip.

Four people were in the vehicle and the pills and cash were located following a search.

Shaelene Paul was arrested and charged, with a court date scheduled for September 10th.

The other three individuals were released without charges.