Northeast District RCMP have arrested a man and seized a quantity of contraband cigarettes.
On April 22, 2016, at approximately 9:00 a.m., police conducted a traffic stop on Foster Road in Tracadie and arrested a 59-year-old man from Sheila for being in possession of contraband cigarettes.
Police seized approximately 3,800 contraband cigarettes and an undisclosed amount of cash.
The man was released from custody on a promise to appear in Tracadie Provincial Court on August 10 at 9:30 a.m. to face charges.
The investigation is continuing.