Traffic stop in Nelson leads to cocane and MDMA tablets

A traffic stop in Nelson's downtown core led to a significant quantity of cocaine and hundreds of tablets of MDMA Tuesday.

The 25 year old man driving from Nelson,  and a female passenger, a 20 year old woman from New Denver  were arrested for various drug offences during the traffic stop, including possession for the purpose of trafficking.

The pair  have a June 27th court date in Nelson.