Drugs and Cash and Multiple Arrests Follow Raids

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Crime Report

Crime ReportTHUNDER BAY – NEWS – On November 30, 2017, at approximately 8:30 p.m., two CDSA search warrants were executed simultaneously on two apartments in a multi-dwelling building on the 100 block of Court Street South by the TBPS Intelligence Unit and Emergency Task Unit.

The information came out starting on Friday on social media, but there was no official confirmation of the raids or arrests, or if the two raids were part of a larger operation by police.

As a result of the two raid, Thunder Bay Police report that four people have been charged with a variety of drug-related offences as well as the seizure of $57,000 in Canadian currency, cocaine and crack cocaine with a street value of approximately $15,000 along with Percocet’s valued at $600. An imitation handgun was also located along with ammunition for a handgun were also located and seized.

The following people all appeared in court and were remanded into custody:

Abdul Wahab Sheikh, 21 years of Thunder Bay
Possession of a Controlled Substance x 2
Possession of Property Obtained by Crime Over $5000
Possession of Firearm/Ammo contrary to Prohibition Order
Breach of Probation

Bernard Owereko-Ampomah, 24 years of North York
Possession of a Controlled Substance x 2
Possession of Property Obtained by Crime Over $5000
Breach of Recognizance

Jaymz Keir Hancock, 24 years of Thunder Bay
Possession of a Controlled Substance
Possession of Property Obtained by Crime Under $5000
Breach of Recognizance

Christopher Manning, 35 years of Thunder Bay
Possession of a Controlled Substance x 2
Breach of Probation