Man sentenced to 13 months in jail for trafficking cocaine

RCMP say a 25 year-old man has been sentenced to 13 months in jail after pleading guilty to three counts of trafficking cocaine.

Police say Rémi McLaughlin, of Maltempec was arrested on June 15, 2016 after an investigation by the New Brunswick RCMP's Serious and Organized Crime Unit.

RCMP say he pleaded guilty to three counts of trafficking cocaine on March 19, 2018 and on December 3 he was sentenced to 13 months in prison.

Police say he is also barred from possessing firearms for the next ten years.