Police Issue Arrest Warrant for Fredericton Man in Pennfield Drug Bust
The RCMP is asking for the public’s help in locating an 18-year-old Fredericton man in connection with a drug related traffic stop in late December.
St. Stephen Provincial Court issued a warrant of arrest Tuesday for 18-year-old Nicholas Daniel Bain, according to a press release from Cpl. Jayson Hansen. Police are searching for Bain in connection with a traffic stop on Route 175 in Pennfield, New Brunswick on December 26.
During the stop, RCMP searched the vehicle and seized over 5000 pills, approximately 800 grams of a controlled substance believed to be methamphetamine, as well as marijuana, a loaded handgun and body armour. Two men, from Moncton and Stanley were arrested at the time.
Bain is facing several charges related to alleged drug trafficking and weapons offences.
If you have information on the whereabouts of Nicholas Bain, please call the West District RCMP immediately at 506-755-1130. Or notify your local RCMP detachment or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).
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