Drug Task Force officers arrest Penticton man

A Penticton man is facing a charge of possession of methamphetamine for the purpose of trafficking.

Penticton RCMP

Penticton RCMP

A Penticton man is facing a charge of possession of methamphetamine for the purpose of trafficking.

Cpl. Brad Myhre said Penticton RCMP Drug Task Force officers with the assistance of Summerland RCMP pulled over a vehicle driven by 49 year old Richard Joseph Seguin on Highway 97 on Tuesday.

Seguin was arrested along with three teenage female passengers. Officers located methamphetamine and trafficking paraphernalia in the vehicle and the three females were later released with no charges.

Seguin faces the single charge and has been remanded into custody.