A 34-year-old man is facing drug-related charges following a targeted traffic stop in Moncton, N.B.
On May 5, 2022, at approximately 8 p.m., members of the Codiac Crime Reduction Unit stopped a vehicle on Kendra Street as part of a drug trafficking investigation. A 34-year-old man was arrested at the scene without incident. Subsequent to the arrest, police seized 4,000 pills of what is believed to be fentanyl, 1.4 kilograms of crystal methamphetamine, 500 grams of cocaine, and an undisclosed amount of Canadian currency.
Jason Duguay of Bertrand, appeared in Moncton Provincial Court by way of tele-remand on May 6 and was charged with:
- Possession of methamphetamine for the purpose of trafficking
- Possession of cocaine for the purpose of trafficking
- Possession of fentanyl for the purpose of trafficking
He was remanded into custody and is scheduled to appear in court on May 13.
The public plays an important role in helping to reduce, prevent and solve crime, including the trafficking of illegal drugs. Anyone with information about, or who suspects, illegal drug activity in their neighbourhood is asked to contact their local police. Information can also be provided anonymously through Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), by downloading the secure P3 Mobile App, or by Secure Web Tips at www.crimenb.ca.