RCMP arrest two with possession & of trafficking cocaine
The investigation is continuing after RCMP arrested and charged a 29-year-old man and a 28-year-old woman from Burin with possession for the purpose of trafficking cocaine.
On March 8, 2017, members of the RCMP Burin Federal Operations Section and the Marystown Detachment executed a search warrant at a home in Burin which led to the arrest of Ryan King and Veronica Mullett. Quantities of what are believed to be cocaine and marihuana were seized during the arrest.
Both individuals appeared in Grand Bank Provincial Court on March 9, 2017. King was charged with possession for the purpose of trafficking in cocaine and possession of marihuana. Mullett has been charged with possession of cocaine for the purpose of trafficking and possession of cannabis marihuana. They are scheduled to appear again in court on April 19, 2017.