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P.E.I. RCMP seize fentanyl during property search

Police seized fentanyl and edge weapons in Cornwall, P.E.I., on Feb. 29, 2024. (Source: RCMP) Police seized fentanyl and edge weapons in Cornwall, P.E.I., on Feb. 29, 2024. (Source: RCMP)
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The Prince Edward Island RCMP arrested two people after discovering what is believed to be fentanyl on Thursday.

According to an RCMP news release, officers executed a search warrant at a Cornwall property and found 40 grams of suspected fentanyl. The release notes two milligrams of fentanyl in some forms can be lethal.

Police also found:

  • edge weapons
  • a replica firearm
  • a 3D printer
  • Canadian currency
  • currency counter

Officers arrested a 26-year-old woman from Charlottetown and a 31-year-old man from Cornwall.

The investigation is ongoing.

For more Prince Edward Island news visit our dedicated provincial page.

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