Traffic stop leads to seizure of meth, fentanyl, & stolen identification

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Source: Brandon Police Service Media Release

On 2020-10-01 at approximately 12:50 P.M. a traffic stop was conducted in the 1700 block of Highland Avenue.  The driver of the vehicle was found to be driving without a valid licence.  The license plate on the vehicle was also found to be off another vehicle.  The member conducting the stop observed drug paraphernalia in the vehicle.  The 35 year old driver from British Columbia and a 21 year old female were placed under arrest.  A search of the vehicle incidental to the arrest resulted in the seizure of Methamphetamines, Fentanyl, and stolen identification which included two Canadian Passports.  Both subjects were held in custody to appear in court on October 2nd, 2020.