July 11, 2019 6:23 am

13 arrested after raid of cannabis dispensary in Dartmouth

Harvested cannabis is shown in Fenwick, Ont. on Tuesday, June 26, 2018.


Thirteen people are facing drug trafficking charges after police raided a cannabis dispensary in Dartmouth Wednesday night.

Members of Halifax Regional Police and the RCMP’s integrated drug unit executed a search warrant at Atlantic Compassion Club Society at around 5:10 p.m.

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The dispensary is located at 141A Main Street in Dartmouth.

Police say they seized a quantity of cannabis and cannabis-related products including scales, and a quantity of cash.

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Six men and seven women were arrested and are expected to appear in Dartmouth provincial court Thursday morning to face charges of trafficking a controlled substance and other drug-related charges.



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