Meteghan Centre man facing drug trafficking charges

RCMP

The RCMP say a 54-year-old man from Meteghan Centre was arrested Wednesday following the search of a home in the community.

A release states the man was arrested during a traffic stop as part of a drug trafficking investigation.

Officers also searched a home on Highway 1 in Meteghan Centre and seized cocaine, scales, knives and cash.

Police say 54-year-old Trebor Stevens Atwood of Meteghan Centre is charged with Possession of Cocaine for the Purpose of Trafficking.

He was remanded into custody and was scheduled to appear in court on Friday.