On Saturday, November 11th, 2016 at approximately 17:45 hrs St. Thomas Police arrested a 35 year old St. Thomas man for drug charges following a short foot pursuit. When the officers engaged the man at the west end of Talbot Street he fled on foot. After a short foot pursuit the man was apprehended but not before discarding some of the product that was in his possession. The man now faces numerous charges including possession of a controlled substance for the purpose of trafficking, obstruct police, resist arrest, and possession of property obtained by crime. The man was held in custody for a bail hearing.