Drugs and firearms seized, one arrested in Glassville, N.B.

Glassville, New Brunswick – A 37-year-old man has been arrested following the seizure of drugs and a total of 11 firearms in Glassville, N.B.

On November 26, 2020, shortly after 5:30 p.m., the Western Valley Region RCMP were called to a home on Route 107. Once on scene, police discovered a loaded sawed-off shotgun and what are believed to be methamphetamine pills. A 37-year-old man who had recently moved to the area from Ontario was arrested at the scene.

The following day, police executed a search warrant at the same residence. During the search, police seized a quantity of methamphetamine pills and powder. Police also secured 10 additional firearms, including some prohibited firearms, as well as prohibited magazines, various types of ammunition and a conducted energy weapon.

Drugs and firearms seized, one arrested in Glassville, N.B.
(RCMP) Drugs and firearms seized, one arrested in Glassville, N.B.

The 37-year-old man arrested on November 26 was later released. He is scheduled to appear in Woodstock Provincial Court on March 23, 2021.

The investigation is ongoing.

The public plays an important role in helping to reduce, prevent and solve crime, including the trafficking of illegal drugs. Anyone with information about, or who suspects, illegal drug activity in their neighbourhood is asked to contact their local police. Information can also be provided anonymously through Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), by downloading the secure P3 Mobile App, or by Secure Web Tips at www.crimenb.ca.

Western Valley Region RCMP



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