2 arrested after RCMP drug and weapons bust in Thompson, Man.

Two people were arrested after RCMP found drugs, a handgun and about $10,000 in cash in Thompson, Man.

2 arrested after rcmp drug and weapons bust in thompson, man.

Friday afternoon, police said officers pulled the 69- and 27-year-old men over on Thompson South Drive.

An investigation led authorities to search the vehicle and people inside, Mounties said. During the search, RCMP said they found a loaded handgun with an extended magazine in the 27-year-old passenger’s waistband, 113 grams of cocaine, the cash, and drug gear.

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Both suspects face drug-related charges, while the passenger faces additional firearm-related charges, RCMP said.

The 69-year-old was released with an upcoming court date, while the younger suspect remains behind bars.

The Mounties continue to investigate.

2 arrested after rcmp drug and weapons bust in thompson, man.
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