West Shore RCMP says a male in his 30s was arrested for drug trafficking, breach of recognizance as well as theft under $5,000. Police conducted two search warrants at a property in Langford.

West Shore RCMP says a male in his 30s was arrested for drug trafficking, breach of recognizance as well as theft under $5,000. Police conducted two search warrants at a property in Langford.

A male in his 30s was arrested last week in Langford following a West Shore RCMP investigation into drug trafficking.

Two search warrants were executed last Friday at a home on Moyes Road, near Treanor Avenue in Langford that led to the seizure of drugs, cash and a taser.

In a release Thursday, West Shore RCMP says the individual arrested is well known to police and has been arrested previously for drug trafficking offences.

Police seized $1,200 cash, more than 43 grams of cocaine, 175 grams of methamphetamine, 5.5 grams of fentanyl and other drug paraphernalia, including a number of fake prescription drugs believed to be opioids.

A prohibited conducted energy weapon, or taser, and bear spray was also found in the search by officers of the home.

A taser seized by West Shore RCMP. Officers conducted two search warrants last Friday at at home on Moyes Road in Langford in a drug trafficking investigation.

A taser seized by West Shore RCMP. Officers conducted two search warrants last Friday at at home on Moyes Road in Langford in a drug trafficking investigation.

The male was arrested for drug trafficking, breach of recognizance and theft under $5,000.

West Shore RCMP asks anyone with information regarding drug trafficking to report it to them at 250-474-2264 or through Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

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