On Friday, April 6th, 2018, at approximately 3:00 PM, the Pictou County Integrated Street Crime Enforcement Unit, with assistance from the Stellarton Police Service and the New Glasgow Regional Police Canine Unit, executed a search warrant at a residence on Rutherford Street, Stellarton, NS.

At this time, police seized a quantity of cocaine along with cannabis marihuana, cannabis derivatives, and anabolic steroids.  Additionally, police uncovered a clandestine marihuana grow operation and seized items associated to the production of marihuana.

Police have arrested a 27 year-old male from Stellarton in connection with this seizure.  The male has been charged with possession of cocaine for the purposes of trafficking, production of marihuana, and possession of cannabis derivatives.  The male remains in custody and will appear in Provincial Court at a later date.