Four arrested in Courtenay drug seizure

Four arrested in Courtenay drug seizure

File photo.

File photo.

A recent drug seizure by Comox Valley RCMP also brought with it the arrests of four people in Courtenay.

On Jan. 9, two men, one woman and a youth were arrested while police seized suspected heroin, fentanyl and methamphetamines in relation to drug trafficking in the 1700-block of Cliffe Avenue.

Cash, scales, packaging materials and other trafficking equipment were also grabbed by authorities, and a vehicle was towed from the scene.

The individuals face charges of trafficking and possession of a controlled substance.

“We are continuing to use every available option to combat drug trafficking in the Comox Valley,” Comox Valley RCMP Cst. Rob Gardner said in a release.

“It is very disconcerting to see young persons involved in this dangerous criminal activity.”

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