Cocaine, cash and weapons seized from suspected drug dealer

A 30-year-old man was arrested for cocaine trafficking at Striker’s Lounge around 7:30 p.m. Oct. 19, Thompson RCMP say.

Multiple baggies of cocaine and approximately $900 were seized from the man. A search warrant executed at his residence afterwards turned up about $3,000 as well as weapons including machetes and brass knuckles.

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The man was remanded into custody and faces charges of possessing cocaine for the purpose of trafficking, possession of property obtained by crime over $5,000, breaching a court order and multiple weapons offences.

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