West District RCMP have arrested one man and seized a large quantity of drugs, cash and firearms from a residence in Waasis, south of Fredericton.

Police executed a search warrant at a residence on Nevers Road in Waasis, New Brunswick on Wednesday afternoon, according to a press release from RCMP Constable Nick Steeves.

During the search, police seized a substance believed to be marijuana, along with cocaine and prescription drugs. A quantity of cash and firearms were also seized.

A 27-year-old man from Waasis was arrested and was kept in custody due to outstanding warrants. He is expected to appear in Burton Provincial Court on November 2 to face drug related charges.

The investigation is ongoing.

Residents are encouraged to report any suspicious activity related to illegal drug use in the community by contacting the Oromocto RCMP at 506-357-4300 or NB Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).