Two Acadian Peninsula women arrested following drug seizure

Two women from the Acadian Peninsula were arrested last week and will appear in court in connection with an investigation into drug trafficking.

Mounties seized a quantity of what's believed to be methamphetamine pills, prescription drugs, unstamped tobacco and cash from two homes in Shippagan last Friday.

A 43-year-old woman and a 53-year-old-woman, both from Shippagan were arrested and will appear in court in February.

The investigation is on-going.