March 14, 2019 5:19 pm

Henderson traffic stop leads to seizure of meth, fentanyl, cash and more

Josh Arason / Global News

Winnipeg police seized drugs, cash, and weapons at a Henderson Highway traffic stop Tuesday.

Police said they stopped a sedan in the Elmwood area after they noticed it was travelling without plates. When they pulled the car over, they noticed pepper spray.

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Both the driver and passenger were detained and a search uncovered $600 of meth, $3,000 of fentanyl, $4,185 in cash, a small quantity of cannabis, as well as packaging material, a scale, and weapons.

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The driver, a 32-year-old woman, and the male passenger, 35, were charged with unauthorized possession of a prohibited weapon, weapon possession, possessing a scheduled substance for the purpose of trafficking, and possessing proceeds of crime under $5,000.

Both were released on a promise to appear.

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