Manitoba RCMP arrest two in cocaine bust

Manitoba RCMP

Two people have been arrested after RCMP found drugs and paraphernalia in Peguis First Nation.

Police say on Friday, officers executed a search warrant at a house located on the Peguis First Nation and seized a large sum of Canadian currency, 90 grams of cocaine and other drug-related paraphernalia in response to a drug trafficking investigation.

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Officers arrested a 57-year-old woman and a 35-year-old man, both from the Peguis First Nation, and later released them for court scheduled Dec. 15, 2020, in Peguis.

The investigation is ongoing.