Man arrested following seizure of pills

A man has been arrested following a significant seizure of what are believed to be methamphetamine pills near Saint-Léonard.

This morning, around 7:45 a.m., the West District RCMP Saint-Léonard Detachment stopped an eastbound vehicle on the Trans-Canada Highway near Saint-Léonard.

A search of the vehicle led to the discovery of approximately 28-thousand pills. The driver of the vehicle was arrested at the scene.

The 47-year-old man from Moncton was released on conditions pending a future court appearance.

The investigation is continuing.