A Brandon man and woman face charges of dealing cocaine after being caught with the drug inside a Westaway Bay home. Police say they also seized a can of bear spray from inside the home.
Officers armed with a search warrant raided the home Thursday evening. Along with the bear spray, police say they seized 24 grams of cocaine, scales, packaging paterial and $540.
A 26-year-old Brandon man and a 31-year-old Brandon woman were arrested and have each been charged with possession for the purpose of trafficking cocaine and unauthorized possession of a prohibited weapon. The woman also faces charges of possession of the proceeds of crime.
Both suspects have since been released on appropriate conditions to appear in court on July 10.
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Republished from the Brandon Sun print edition May 31, 2014