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Cannabis Seizure in Kangiqsualujjuaq

Tuesday, April 28, 2020
Following information received from the public, officers intercepted a parcel arriving from Kuujjuaq by air cargo.

The parcel contained 69 grams of cannabis, destined for illegal resale.

Two individual were arrested. Both may face criminal charges under the Cannabis Act.

The KRPF would like to remind Nunavimmiut that the only place to legally buy cannabis in Quebec is from the Société québécoise du cannabis (SQDC). It is illegal to buy cannabis from anywhere or anyone else. For more information on the legislation of cannabis, visit our About Cannabis page.

Any information concerning suspicious activities, including the illegal sale of drugs and alcohol, can anonymously be disclosed to Crime Stoppers by dialling the following toll-free number: 1-800-711-1800. Information received may qualify for a reward of up to $2,000.​