Drug charge laid in Springhill

RCMP

A 27-year-old man from Amherst has been charged after a call to Springhill RCMP this week.

Police were advised around 12:30 p.m. on Monday of two males walking on Victoria Street, with one carrying a backpack that appeared to have a weapon inside.

The Amherst man faces one count of possession of a controlled substance and three counts of breach of conditions.

The second man was not arrested.