SIOUX LOOKOUT – Another individual from Toronto has been arrested and now faces charges of illegal drug trafficking in Northwestern Ontario.
OPP report that on Wednesday, June 3, 2020, Officers from the Sioux Lookout Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Community Street Crime Unit (CSCU) and the Organized Crime Enforcement Bureau (OCEB) conducted a Controlled Drug and Substances Act (CDSA) warrant in the area of Third Avenue and Curtis Street in Sioux Lookout.
As a result of their investigation, the OPP located and seized a quantity of illicit substances including cocaine, crystal methamphetamine, suboxone and hydromorphine with an estimated street value of $11,000 and approximately $2,890.00 in Canadian currency.
As a result of this investigation, Isaac KINGHORN (35) of Toronto has been charged with the following offences:
- Possession of a Schedule 1 Substance for the Purpose of Trafficking contrary to section 5(2) of the Controlled Drug and Substances Act (CDSA) (4 counts)
- Possession of Proceeds of Property Obtained by Crime under $5,000 contrary to section 354(1)(a) of the Criminal Code
Kinghorn is being held in custody pending a bail hearing on Friday, June 5, 2020.
If you have any information about the trafficking of methamphetamine or other illicit drugs in Sioux Lookout, call the OPP at 1-888-310-1122. Should you wish to remain anonymous, you may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2000. You may also report online at http://www.p3tips.com/273.
None of the charges have been proven in court.