Thunder Bay Police Make Major Cocaine Seizure

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THUNDER BAY – Members of the Thunder Bay Police Service seized nearly three kilograms of cocaine following the search of an apartment in the zero-to-100 block of Cumberland Street.

As a result of an investigation, members of the TBPS Drug Unit obtained and executed a Controlled Drugs and Substance Act search warrant on the residence just after 5 am on Wednesday, July 11, 2018.

While police were at the residence, the accused returned home and was arrested.

Tanner Hunt, 22, of Toronto, has been arrested and charged with:
· Possession of Cocaine for the Purpose of Trafficking
· Possession of a Schedule 1 Substance
· Possession of Property Obtained by Crime Over $5,000

Hunt has been remanded into custody with a court appearance scheduled for Friday, July 20, 2018.

The estimated potential street value of drugs seized exceeds $296,000.