The Saint John Police Street Crime Integrated Enforcement Unit arrested a 38-year-old woman for possession for the purpose of trafficking cocaine.
It is reported that:
On Wednesday, August 23, 2023, at approximately 1:05 p.m., members of the Street Crime Integrated Enforcement Unit and Emergency Tactical Services stopped a vehicle on Loch Lomond Road.
The 38-year-old driver of the vehicle was arrested in possession of:
- 16 grams of substance believed to be cocaine
- $248 Canadian currency
- Drug trafficking paraphernalia
On Thursday, August 24, 2023, the accused appeared in court charged with possession for the purpose of trafficking cocaine, possession of proceeds obtained by crime, and two counts of breaching a court order. She was remanded to custody and is scheduled to return to court on August 28, 2023, for a bail hearing.
The Saint John Police Street Crime Integrated Enforcement Unit (I.E.U.) currently consists of officers from the Saint John Police, Kennebecasis Regional Police Force, New Brunswick Justice and Public Safety and the Royal Canadian Mounted Police. Through a coordinated response, the I.E.U. focuses on drug, firearm, and organized crime in the greater Saint John region.
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