O’LEARY – RCMP have arrested and charged 24-year-old man for allegedly trafficking methamphetamine.
Prince District JFO Drug Unit arrested the man while he was entering a dance at the O’Leary Legion Friday night. Police had previously receiving a public tip about the individual selling methamphetamine in the area.
Police located cash, a cell phone, 10 methamphetamine pills (aka speed), 6 methylphenidate pills (aka ritalin) and a small baggy of powdered ecstasy (aka molly) on his person.
The man has been charged with possession of methamphetamine, MDMA and methylphenidate for the purpose of trafficking.
He has been released and will be summoned to appear in Summerside Provincial Court at a later date.
Police said anyone with information on drug trafficking in the Prince District area please contact the Prince District JFO Drug Unit at (902)436-9300 or call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).