Drugs, Weapons Seized In Moncton Home Search

Police in Moncton arrested a 34-year-old man Thursday following an ongoing investigation that resulted in the seizure of weapons and drugs.

Officers searched a home on Pacific Avenue at around 11:30 a.m. During the search, they seized quantities of what is believed to be cocaine and methamphetamine.

“Police also seized several firearms, including a .22 calibre handgun with a loaded magazine, several prohibited weapons, drug paraphernalia and cash,” said Codiac RCMP Sgt. Marco Leger.

“Police also recovered a stolen scooter.”

Investigators say they arrested a 34-year-old man, whom police did not identify by name. He is scheduled to appear in Moncton Provincial Court in May 2023.

Information about illegal drug activity can be provided to local police or anonymously through Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).