DRYDEN – Traffic Stop Leads to Drug Charges for Thunder Bay Men

Dryden Police Service

DRYDEN – On Friday, April 10th, 2020, Dryden Police Officers conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle that was operating with a licence plate not authorized for the vehicle being driven.

While placing a suspect in custody, Officers observed multiple drug paraphernalia resulting in a search of the vehicle as per the Cannabis Control Act, 2017.
During the investigation, Officers discovered multiple quantities of Cocaine, Fentanyl, Oxycontin, Suboxone and Percocet.
Trevor VARGA, age 38 of Thunder Bay, ON has been charged with Possession of a Schedule 1 Substance – Opioid CDSA x 5 (Cocaine, Fentanyl, Oxycontin, Percocet, Suboxone); Obstruct Peace Officer; FTC with Release Order; Driving While Under Suspension, Use plate not authorized for the vehicle.
Collin ROSS, age 39 of Thunder Bay, ON has been charged with Possession of a Schedule 1 Substance – Opioid CDSA x 5 (Cocaine, Fentanyl, Oxycontin, Percocet, Suboxone); Obstruct Peace Officer; FTC with Release Order; Fail to Comply with Probation Order.
All accused were released on an Undertaking and will appear in court in Dryden on June 22, 2020. None of the charges have been proven in court.