WABOWDEN – RCMP have seized a large quantity of marijuana following a traffic stop near Wabowden, Manitoba. On Tuesday, Mounties stopped a vehicle around 12:20 a.m. Police arrested the driver in relation to an on-going investigation.
When officers searched his vehicle, they found a large amount of cash, 103 lbs of marijuana and nine pounds of a “shatter”, a derivative of marijuana.
Police charged Jackson Chanthachith, 34, of Calgary with:
- Possession for the purpose of trafficking marijuana
- Possession for the purpose of trafficking a marijuana derivative
- Possession of the proceeds of crime under $5000
He remains in custody.
(image courtesy of RCMP Manitoba)