Drug busts in Castlegar Friday

The Castlegar and Trail Joint Crime Reduction Unit were part of a couple of drug busts last week.

On Friday afternoon, RCMP arrested a 39 year old man from Castlegar for possession of a controlled substance.

Later that day, a search warrant was executed at a 43 year old man's home in Castlegar on 4th Street.

Police seized controlled substances believed to be cocaine and cannabis, along with cash and prohibited weapons.

The accused was released and has a September Court Date.