Man arrested after police seize drugs, contraband cigarettes from residence: N.B. RCMP


The Northeast District RCMP have arrested a 62-year-old man from Bas-Caraquet, N.B., following the execution of search warrants at residences in Maisonnette, N.B. and Bas-Caraquet on Tuesday. 

On Friday, police conducted a search warrant at a residence on Rue Chantillon in Maisonnette. Police said a quantity of what they believe to be methamphetamine and cocaine, contraband cigarettes and money was seized.

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On the same day, a search warrant was executed at a residence on Rue Saint-Paul in Bas-Caraquet, where a quantity of what police believed to be cocaine and money was also seized.

No one was arrested in relation to the Maisonnette seizures.

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A 62-year-old man was arrested at the scene in Bas-Caraquet and released on a promise to appear in Caraquet provincial court on October 22, 2019.

Police said an investigation is ongoing.