At about 4:30 p.m. the drug unit executed a search warrant under the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act on a residence on the west side of the city. As a result the man, a resident of the home, was arrested and charged.
During the execution of the warrant, police seized one pound of marijuana and about $300 in cash. The man was released from custody and will appear in provincial court here in May.
The drug unit is continuing to investigate this matter. Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact the RNC at 637-4100 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or online at www.nlcrimestoppers.com.