Seizure of drug suspected to be fentanyl seized in Yarmouth – CAUTION!!

On Friday August 14, 2020, the Yarmouth/Clare SCEU, Yarmouth Municipal, and Yarmouth Rural RCMP executed a drug search warrant at a residence in Yarmouth. A “purple substance” in a pill bottle (that looked like a mix of either play dough or chalk) was located/seized. The substance seized is suspected of being Purple Fentanyl or a substance laced with Fentanyl.

Fentanyl is a deadly drug that leads to many drug overdoses and deaths and there have been many seizures in Nova Scotia. If you would like to save a life of a family member or friend then leave an anonymous trip at:, or call 1 800 222 8477 or via the P3 App.