A significant drug bust has taken place in Brandon.

As a result of an ongoing investigation the Brandon Police Service has arrested 3 individuals and seized approximately 136 grams of Methamphetamine with a street value of over $27000.

Police initiated the arrest when the suspect vehicle involved was parked at a business located in the 200 Block of 17th street North. Two suspects were arrested and a search of the vehicle resulted in approximately 131 grams of Methamphetamine being located along with other drug related paraphernalia.

As part of the investigation a female suspect was also arrested at a residence located in the 1400 Block of Pacific Avenue. At the time of arrest she was found to have approximately 5 grams of Methamphetamine as well as a Conducted Energy Weapon, approximately $1400 cash and other drug related paraphernalia.

As a result a 32-year-old Brandon man and a 32-year-old Brandon women were charged for Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking and Possession of Proceeds of Crime. Both were lodged at the Brandon Correctional Centre to appear in Court Monday.

The passenger of the vehicle, a 36-year-old woman from Winnipeg Manitoba, was arrested and charged with Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking Methamphetamine and later released to appear in Court in August.

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