Police with Dryden OPP seized $800,000 worth of cocaine yesterday, during a traffic stop. Officers halted the vehicle around 11 a.m., and 8 kg of coke was found.

Seaton George, 29, of Winnipeg, has been charged with:

  • Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking Cocaine contrary to Section 5(2) of the Controlled Drugs and Substance Act and
  • Trafficking Cocaine contrary to Section 5(1) of the Controlled Drugs and Substance Act

The accused remains in custody at this time. Drug mules are people employed to ship illicit drugs from one destination to another.

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