Estimated $65,000 in drugs seized during Portage la Prairie, Man. search

A man is behind bars following an RCMP drug bust in Portage la Prairie, Man.

On Friday, Mounties searched a home on 9th Street Northwest in the community, where officers said 647 grams of suspected cocaine, illegal weed and more than $7,500 in cash were found.

The estimated street value of the seized drugs is $65,000, police said.

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A 39-year-old man faces drug trafficking charges.

The investigation continues.

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