Purchase of “Bad Weed” Leads Police to Arrest Suspect

Crime Update

SAULT STE MARIE – Sault Ste Marie Police are reporting on what could only be called a bit of a bizarre incident. In a media statement from the SSM Police Service, “On January 8, 2016 City Police received a call from a male that was staying at a local motel / hotel in the east end of the city.  Police investigation revealed that the male was allegedly intoxicated and had called police to complain about his purchase of some bad marihuana.  A quantity of marihuana was found on the bed.  A 55-year old male was arrested for possession of a controlled substance.  The accused is scheduled to appear in court on February 8, 2016 at 9:00 am.

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