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P.E.I. woman facing drug trafficking charges after drugs seized: Charlottetown police

Charlottetown Police Services

A 39-year-old woman from Rock Barra, P.E.I., is face drug trafficking charges after police say they found drugs in her possession.

Charlottetown Police Service pulled a vehicle over on Capital Drive around 12:30 a.m. Tuesday.

While speaking with the driver, police say they officer saw drugs in plain view, resulting in an arrest.

According to police, officers seized:

  •  89 grams of suspected cocaine
  •  24 hydromorphone tablets
  •  27 hydromorph contin tablets
  •  78 methamphetamine tablets
  •  a cellphone
  •  an iPad tablet
  •  other drug paraphernalia consistent with drug trafficking.

The woman has been charged with four counts of possession of drugs for the purpose of trafficking.

She was released from custody and is scheduled to appear in court at a later date.

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