RCMP stop driver transporting 4.75 pounds of marijuana
On June 19 at approximately 1:45 p.m. police stopped a vehicle on Highway 103 at Port Mouton at a checkpoint. The officers immediately noticed a strong smell of marijuana. Further investigation revealed that the subjects were transporting 4.75 pounds of marijuana.
Thirty-four-year-old Jeffrey Dale Peterson has been charged with possession of marijuana for the purpose of trafficking and charges are pending against a second 35-year-old male.