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Man arrested, drugs and cash seized

Shortly after 11:15 p.m. on September 1, 2021, members of the Fredericton Police Street Crimes and Police Service Dog units arrested a male on the city’s northside in connection with an investigation into a stolen motorcycle.

The 46-year-old Fredericton man was arrested for possession of stolen property (the motorcycle). Police seized a quantity of suspected methamphetamine, cocaine, hydromorphone, as well as other drugs, cash and a weapon.

The approximate street value of the seized drugs is $11,053.00.

The male was released with conditions and is scheduled to appear in court again on October 26, 2021 on the following charges:

  • CDSA - possession of CDSA (schedule I) methamphetamine (crystal meth)
  • CDSA - possession of CDSA (schedule I) cocaine
  • CDSA - possession of CDSA (schedule I) hydromorphone
  • CDSA - possession of CDSA (schedule I) buprenorphine
  • Possession of a weapon dangerous to the public (bear spray)
  • Possession of property obtained by crime, over $5,000
  • Possession of proceeds of property obtained by crime

The theft of motor vehicles continues to be an ongoing trend in and around the Fredericton area. We encourage vehicle owners to lock your vehicles when not in use and ensure all sets of keys are out of the vehicle. Please continue to report any suspicious behaviour to police at 460-2300.