A 19-year-old man from Loon Lake is facing a number of drug charges after being arrested this past weekend.

In a media release sent out Tuesday afternoon Meadow Lake RCMP said officers were patrolling Loon Lake when they saw a man leave a home with an open alcohol container which led to him being arrested by police. RCMP said while they were searching the suspect they found 65 grams of meth and 52 grams of crack cocaine.

Ashton Mitsuing is facing two drug trafficking charges and is set to appear in Provincial Court in Loon Lake on August 3.