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RCMP Seize Cocaine, Cash in Manitoba Traffic Stops

December 30, 2018 8:22 AM | News

Norway House Drugs

RCMP in Norway House, Manitoba seized drugs and cash during two separate traffic stops on December 27, 2018. (RCMP HANDOUT)

Two separate traffic stops in Norway House on Thursday yielded Manitoba RCMP marijuana, cocaine and a large sum of cash.

Mounties pulled over the first vehicle just after midnight and witnessed the driver throw a bag out of the window.

Police located the bag and found it contained 3,600 grams of marijuana and a large sum of money.

Three men, ages 24, 25 and 27, were arrested and have pending charges.

At around 11:30 p.m. the same day, RCMP pulled over another vehicle in the community and found 935 grams of cocaine. A 47-year-old woman and 45-year-old man — both from Norway House — were arrested. Charges against the two are also pending

Police are continuing to investigate.

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