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Police seize cocaine, illegal cigarettes in Lunenburg County

A man and woman face a variety of charges after police stopped a vehicle in Wileville, Lunenburg County, on Tuesday and seized cocaine, illegal cigarettes and drug paraphernalia.

An RCMP news release said the traffic stop on Logan Road was conducted by the integrated South Shore street crime unit as part of an ongoing invesigation.

Both people charged by police are from Queens County.

Claudette Kelly, 49, of Milton is charged with possessing cocaine for the purpose of trafficking, as well as offences under the Excise Act and Revenue Act. Larry (Roland) Schrader, 55, of Liverpool faces charges under the Excise Act and Revenue Act.

Kelly appeared in Bridgewater provincial court Wednesday and was released on conditions. Her case returns to court Aug. 28.

Schrader was released from police custody Tuesday on conditions and will make his first court appearance Sept. 25.

A third person in the vehicle was not charged.

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