RCMP in Inverness County have been busy in the past week, arresting three people for drug related offenses. On July 21, the RCMP conducted a traffic stop on Highway 19 and seized Hydromorphone. The 25-year-old male driver of the vehicle was arrested and is facing charges of Possession of Hydromorphone for the Purpose of Trafficking. He will appear in provincial court in September
A few days later on the 24th, the RCMP searched a Port Hawkesbury home and seized Oxycodone, marijuana and other drug paraphernalia. A 54 year old male and 53 year old woman were arrested and are both facing drug related charges. Both were released and will appear in Provincial Court at a later date.