May 22, 2015


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Nelson House RCMP seize drugs, cash in traffic stop

Police have arrested a Thompson man and a Nelson House man after they found them with cocaine during a traffic stop.

Nelson House RCMP said in a release that they seized 17 flaps of cocaine, one gram of marijuana and $230 in cash. Police arrested two men, 25-year-old George Howard of Thompson, and 26-year-old Dezarai Nicholas of Nelson House First Nation. They were charged with possession for the purpose of trafficking.

 Nelson House RCMP seized 17 flaps of cocaine.

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Nelson House RCMP seized 17 flaps of cocaine.

Both men were released on promise to appear in Nelson House court September 30.

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