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Police seize cocaine and unstamped cigarettes after two traffic stops

By Caitlin Snow May 31, 2023 | 12:36 PM

Source: RCMP

Two traffic stops led to seizures of cocaine and over 640 thousand unstamped cigarettes.

The first was on May 26 at about 5:30a.m., when a 52-year-old man Bedford man was stopped after speeding near the Cobequid Pass.

Police searched his vehicle and found 40kg of cocaine.

Then on May 27, at about 10:30a.m., a 66-year-old Ontario man was stopped on Highway 104, during another traffic stop. Officers seized over 643,000 unstamped cigarettes from his vehicle.

Both men are to appear in court at a later date.


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