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Regina man and woman face drug trafficking, weapon possession charges

The Regina Police Service is looking for help from the public in locating a maroon-coloured Nissan that was driving 183 km/h in a construction zone. The incident occurred at around 8:30 p.m. on Sunday at Ring Road and Wascana Parkway.
Officers pulled over Dejan Vuckovic, 47, and Meriah Valentine Bellegarde, 27, during a traffic stop Sunday afternoon and found a loaded firearm, ammunition, a large amount of cash and drugs in their vehicle. File / Global News

A Regina man and woman are facing multiple drug-related charges, including drug trafficking and possession of a weapon.

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Dejan Vuckovic, 47, and Meriah Valentine Bellegarde, 27, were arrested during a traffic stop in the area of the 1100 block of Elliot Street Sunday afternoon.

TheĀ Regina Police Service found a loaded firearm, ammunition and a large amount of cash, along with meth, cocaine, hydromorphine and ecstasy.

Other charges include careless use of a firearm and failing to comply with probation order.

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Vuckovic and Bellegarde made their first appearance in court Monday morning