RCMP Seize Large Quantity of Cocaine
RCMP have seized 3.5 kilograms of cocaine in the Dover/Hare Bay area. It is estimated that the cocaine has a minimum street value of $1.4 million.
Project Bootstrap, an investigation by RCMP Federal Serious and Organized Crime and Gander RCMP Detachment, assisted by Police Dog Services, conducted a traffic stop in the area of Dover/Hare Bay on a truck with Ontario license plates back on September 21st.
A search revealed 3.5 kilograms of cocaine hidden in the vehicle. Following the traffic stop, a search of a residence in the area resulted in the seizure of approximately $100,000 in cash.
This investigation is continuing.
Multiple arrests and charges are expected.