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Drugs and guns seized in Mansfield, one arrested

Drugs and guns seized in Mansfield, one arrested

12 January 2024 à 11:05 am

Updated on 12 January 2024 à 3:24 pm

The Sûreté du Québec issued a statement yesterday announcing that they had seized guns and drugs in a raid in Mansfield on January 10. Members of the MRC Pontiac station under coordination of the Ouaouais Level One Drugs force were tipped off by a member of the public, which led to a raid on a home on rue Grand-Marais. A 48-year-0ld man was arrested and held in custody to appear at the Campbell’s Bay Courthouse, where he could face charges of drug trafficking as well as various firearms charges.

Following a search of the home, officers seized:

  • more than 130 tablets of methamphetamine
  • nearly 55 g of cocaine
  • more than $1,640 in cash
  • a 9mm handgun
  • multiple firearms

The SQ reminds the public that any information on criminal activity can be transmitted confidentially to them at 1-800-659-4264.