Miramichi man arrested after drug seizure

A 43-year-old Miramichi man was arrested last week after police executed search warrants and seized several forms of illicit drugs.

Officers from the Miramichi Police Force teamed up with integrated enforcement units from Fredericton and Bathurst for a drug investigation.

Police executed three search warrants on May 30.

“As a result of the warrant, a quantity of crystal methamphetamine, cocaine, several prescription drugs and firearms were seized at the three locations in Lower Newcastle,” reads a statement from the force.

Investigators say a 43-year-old man was arrested as a result of the investigation.

There’s currently no word yet on if the suspect has been charged.

Miramichi police ask the public to come forward with any information they have about illegal activity by calling the force at 506-623-2124.

Tipsters can also provide information anonymously by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).