Charges laid after RCMP traffic stop

Charges laid after RCMP traffic stop

Cranbrook police arrest 32-year-old man on prohibited weapon charge, breaching conditions

Cranbrook RCMP arrested a man on drug and weapons offences during a traffic stop last week.

Two Cranbrook police officers were patrolling the city last Monday when they pulled over a vehicle. The passenger, 32-year-old Daniel Edward McMillan, was arrested for an outstanding warrant.

A search on the scene found he was in possession of a prohibited weapon and a quantity of uncpecified drugs.

He was remanded into custody and will appear before the courts on Jan. 31, facing charges of breaching conditions and possession of a prohibited weapon.