On April 8 at 2:42 p.m., the Integrated Drug Unit were searching for a man wanted on a Warrant of Arrest. Officers observed the man enter a vehicle and then conducted a traffic stop in the 0-100 block of Wentworth Street Dartmouth. Officers arrested a 29-year-old man without incident. Incidental to arrest officers located a loaded firearm and narcotics believed to be Cocaine in his possession.
Officers have secured a residence in the 0-100 block of Wentworth Street Dartmouth for a Controlled Substances and Drugs Act Search Warrant. Investigators the Integrated Drug Unit are conducting the investigation, which is ongoing.
The 29-year-old male is being held for court and is facing; Firearms Related charges and Controlled Substances and Drugs Act charges.
Police are asking anyone with information relating to this matter to call police at 902-490-5020. 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 by using the P3 Tips app.