Six men face drug charges after a search warrant was executed May 21 in Halifax.
At 8:42 p.m., officers assigned to the HRP/RCMP Integrated Drug Unit conducted a search of an apartment in the 6200 block of Chebucto Road. Officers seized a quantity of marijuana, cocaine, drug paraphernalia and cash during the search.
Six men, all from Halifax and ranging age from 23 -25, were arrested at the scene and each face a charge of possession of drugs for the purpose of trafficking. All have been released from custody and will appear in Halifax Provincial Court at a later date.
Drug activity often involves violence that puts innocent citizens at risk and is detrimental to the overall safety of our communities. The HRP/RCMP Integrated Drug Unit investigates complaints and targets people involved in the purchase and sale of drugs. Citizens are encouraged to report drug activity to police at 490-5020. Anonymous tips can be sent to Crime Stoppers by calling toll-free 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submitting a secure web tip at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca or texting a tip - Tip 202 + your message to 274637.