A man and woman have been charged following the seizure of a quantity of cocaine from a house in Cox's Cove.
The Royal Newfoundland Constabulary (RNC) and Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) Joint Forces Street Level Drug team executed a search warrant on the Cox's Cove residence.
On Oct. 12 a search warrant was executed under the Controlled Drug and Substances Act on the residence. As a result, a quantity of cocaine was seized, with what police describe as a street value of $2,250, along with $1,490 in cash.
A 26-year-old woman and a 31-year-old man, both residents of Cox's Cove, have been charged with possession for purpose of trafficking.
They both have been released to appear in Corner Brook Provincial court at a later date.
The RNC-RCMP Joint Forces Street Level Drug Team is continuing to investigate this incident.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact the RNC at 637-4100 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477). People can now provide information anonymously on the NL Crime Stoppers Website at www.nlcrimestoppers.com