Man arrested, drugs seized following execution of a search warrant

Police they seized drugs and arrested a man after executing a search warrant Thursday.

Officers executed the search warrant at a residence on J. D. Gauthier Boulevard in Shippagan around 10:00 a.m. yesterday.

RCMP say cannabis, hashish, cash and an unsecured firearm were seized and a 28-year-old man from Shippagan was arrested.

Police say he was released and is scheduled to appear in Caraquet Provincial Court on April 16.

RCMP say their investigation is ongoing.