Traffic stop leads to significant drug seizure and trafficking charge

The Estevan RCMP has made an arrest on a drug trafficking charge.

The RCMP conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle on Highway 47 north of Estevan on Aug. 7. A search of the vehicle resulted in the seizure of 94 grams of methamphetamine with a street value of approximately $20,000.

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A 47-year-old Estevan man was arrested and charged with possession of a controlled substance for the purpose of trafficking.

The man is set to appear in court Oct. 19.

If you have information about this or any other crime, please contact your nearest police service or RCMP, or you can call Saskatchewan Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).

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