NEWS RELEASE · 30th September 2010
Prince George RCMP
On the evening of September 29th 2010, Prince George RCMP seized a large quantity of marijuana that was being loaded into a vehicle.
While doing routine patrols in the Hart community of Prince George, RCMP located a male in the 5100 block of Hartway Drive, loading marihuana into his vehicle. The marijuana was packaged in zip lock bags and were being transported in plastic storage containers. The lone male was immediately arrested and officers seized 10 lbs of marihuana.
The street value of this seizure was estimated at approximately $15, 000.
A 37 yr old Prince George man was arrested and was later released on conditions awaiting court. The accused will be facing charges of Possession of a Controlled Substance for the Purpose of Trafficking.
Anyone with information regarding drug trafficking or may know the location of a Marijuana Grow Operation is asked to contact the RCMP or CRIMESTOPPERS at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477). If your information leads to the seizure of drugs or an arrest is made, you may be entitled to a cash reward.