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Manitoba man stopped in Saskatchewan with large quantity of marijuana in vehicle

A Manitoba man arrested by Rosthern RCMP during a traffic stop is facing drug trafficking charges. Rosthern RCMP / Supplied

A 45-year-old Manitoba man is facing drug trafficking charges in Saskatchewan.

At around 7:20 a.m. CT on May 25, Rosthern RCMP stopped a vehicle on Highway 11 south of Hague, Sask.

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Officers said they seized large quantities of marijuana, hashish, drug paraphernalia and cash from the vehicle.

Dustin Mayer, of Snow Lake, has been charged with possession of the proceeds of crime under $5,000 and two counts of possession for the purpose of trafficking.

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Mayer is scheduled to appear in Saskatoon provincial court on June 13.

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Rosthern RCMP continue to investigate.

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