Three Hills RCMP laid drug related charges following a traffic stop on
A grey Nissan car was stopped for speeding on highway 21 near Three Hills.
Police say both occupants were arrested and taken into custody following a search of the vehicle which yield drug paraphernalia, over $6200 in cash, numerous cell phones and approximately $3700 worth of marijuana.
1 of the 2 males, a 22 year old from Red Deer was charged with possession for the purpose of trafficking, a 24 hour suspension related to drug use, had his vehicle seized.
He was released from custody and is slated to appear in Drumheller court on August 7th.
Mounties in Three Hills also arrested 4 other drivers for drug or alcohol related offenses over the weekend.