Drugs, firearms and cash seized in Hay River

(CKLB file photo)

Numerous paraphernalia were seized in a Hay River residence this week.

 They included illegal substances, firearms and over $2000 in cash.

The male in question was arrested in the home and has since been released.

The resident has been charged with drug trafficking and firearm offences and is expected to be in Hay River Territorial court on June 13.

The investigation is still ongoing and further arrests are pending.

Anyone with information is asked to call Hay River RCMP at 867-874-1111.

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