Male arrested on drug and weapon charges

The Neighborhood Action Team with the assistance of the Emergency Response Team conducted a Controlled Drug and Substances Act Warrant at a residence on the city’s North side, on Thursday April 20, 2017 shortly after 4:30 p.m.

An adult male was arrested and subsequently charged with unsafe storage of a firearm, unauthorized possession of a firearm, and possession of a controlled substance.

Police seized a quantity of suspected methamphetamine and a firearm. 

He will be appearing in court to answer to these charges on May 31, 2017.

The investigation is ongoing and no other details will be released at this moment in order to protect the integrity of the investigation.

 

 

 

Date:               April 24, 2017                                   Fredericton Police Force

Time:              2:30 p.m.                                            311 Queen Street

Contact:         Heidi Cyr                                           Fredericton, New Brunswick          

                        Communications & Public Affairs            E3B 1B1                                     

Phone:           (506) 460-2777/ (506) 259-6758    Email: fpfmedia@fredericton.ca