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Illegal Drugs Seized And Off Saint John Streets

Fri May 15, 2020

5 people are facing charges following the raid of a home on the West Side of Saint John on Thursday, May-14-2020. The Street Crime Unit executed the seizure and took off the streets over 16 grams of crack cocaine, valued at over $1600 dollars, over 28 grams of cocaine with a street value over $2800 dollars, 20 grams of Methamphetamine with a street value of $2,000 dollars, 22 tablets of Clonazepam and 12 tablets of Zopaclone.

Also seized in the raid was over $5,000 dollars Canadian, digital scales, pipes and other drug paraphernalia. The charges for 3 women and 2 men include possession for the purpose of trafficking, proceeds of crime and possession of a controlled substance.

Investigation by the Street Crime Unit is ongoing.

Jim Hennessy
Manager of Communications/Public Information
Saint John Police Force