Albany – A 41-year-old Albany man was arrested by police Tuesday and charged with production and possession of marijuana.
The Prince District JFO Drug Unit and Criminal Intelligence Service Prince Edward Island (CISPEI) executed a search warrant at a residence on Dugay Road in Albany.
Police seized a small indoor marijuana grow operation consisting of two plants, as well as a small quantity of dried marijuana, a small marijuana oil extraction lab and two oxycodone pills.
The man was was released and will be summonsed to appear in Summerside provincial court at a later date.
The Prince District JFO Drug Unit is comprised of officers from the East and West Prince RCMP detachments and Summerside Police Services and are responsible for drug investigations within the Prince District and Summerside city areas. Anyone with information on drug trafficking in these areas can contact the Prince District JFO Drug Unit at 436-9300 or make an anonymous call to P.E.I. Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).