Police arrest man for possession of drugs in North Bedeque

Published on June 21, 2014
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Members of the Prince District JFO Drug Unit arrested a 59-year-old male for possession of a controlled substance for the purpose of trafficking Friday In North Bedeque.

The male and the drugs were found in a vehicle. Police located a large quantity of Dilaudid pills (hydromorphone), as well as Oxycocet pills (Oxycodone) and cash.  The male was held in custody and will appear for a remand hearing today (Saturday)

The Prince District JFO Drug Unit is comprised of officers from the Summerside Police Service and the East and West Prince RCMP detachments and is responsible for conducting drug investigations in the Prince District and Summerside City areas. 

If you have any information on drug trafficking in these areas please contact the Prince District JFO Drug Unit at (902)436-9300 or call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).