Courtesy of the RCMP
ST. ANTHONY Two men, including one who tried to flee from police, were arrested during a traffic stop by the RCMP in St. Anthony Friday.
During the stop, the police entered an investigation under the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act and searched the vehicle.
As a result, the police seized a quantity of cocaine, cash and drug paraphernalia. A man in the vehicle was charged with possession of drugs for the purpose of trafficking.
During the investigation, a second man tried to flee from the police. He was apprehended after a foot chase and is facing a charge of resisting arrest.
The names of the men have been withheld as the RCMP continues its investigation.