OPP Charge Two in Kenora with Drug Trafficking

Ontario Provincial Police Crime report

KENORA, ON – The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Organized Crime Enforcement Bureau (OCEB) and the Kenora OPP Community Street Crime Unit (CSCU), have charged two individuals with drug-related offenses following arrests in Kenora on Thursday, September 5, 2019.

The two accused were arrested for Fail to Comply with Recognizance. Upon further investigation, police located 7.07 grams of Methamphetamine, Hydromorphone, Canadian Currency and other drug paraphernalia items used in the trafficking of Crystal Methamphetamine. The street value of the drugs seized is approximately $1,300.

As a result of the investigation a 30-year-old male from Kenora has been charged with:

  • Possession of a Schedule I Substance for the Purpose of Trafficking- Opioid (other than heroin) under the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act (CDSA)
  • Possession of a Schedule I substance for the purpose of Trafficking-Other Drugs (CDSA)
  • Possession of Property Obtained by Crime Under $5,000 Criminal Code of Canada (CC)
  • Fail to Comply with Recognizance x 4 (CC)

A 27-year-old female from Kenora has been charged with:

  •   Possession of a Schedule I Substance for the Purpose of Trafficking- Other drugs under the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act (CDSA)
  • Possession of a Schedule I substance for the purpose of Trafficking- (other than heroin) (CDSA)
  • Fail to Comply with Recognizance x 3 (CC)

They are to appear in Kenora bail court on Monday, September 9, 2019.