Indian Head RCMP have seized a significant amount marijuana and hashish following a routine traffic stop yesterday.
Around 3:45 pm, a vehicle was stopped on the Trans Canada Highway west of Sintaluta, for exceeding the speed limit of 60km/h when passing an emergency vehicle with lights activated.
Upon an investigation and vehicle search, RCMP found 22 pounds of cannabis marijuana and 0.5 pounds of hashish, with a total street value of $150,000.
A 52 year old BC man was arrested and charged with possession for the purposes of trafficking under the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act.
He appeared in Fort Qu’ Appelle this morning for his first court appearance and had his matters adjourned to Tuesday in Regina Provincial Court.