Drug busts in North Bay and Temiskaming Shores
Published Thursday, May 16, 2019 9:59AM EDT Last Updated Thursday, May 16, 2019 10:06AM EDT
An OPP cruiser is seen in this file photo.
NORTH BAY -
North Bay Police Street Crime Unit completed a drug investigation last week with a search warrant on a Sixth Avenue West residence.
They seized over $21,000 in cocaine and methamphetamine pills along with almost $1,000 in cash.
As a result, a 58-year-old local man is facing several charges related to drug trafficking.
He is scheduled to appear in court on June 18 to answer to the charges.
TEMISKAMING SHORES -
A collaborative effort between several police units seized $26,000 in hard drugs and $8,000 in cash in a recent raid in Temiskaming Shores.
Officers executed a search warrant on May 10 on Whitewood Avenue that resulted in two local people being arrested.
Provincial police say the suspected drugs that were seized include:
- Crystal Meth
- Purple Fentanyl
Now, a 19-year-old woman and a 28-year-old man are facing numerous drug trafficking charges.
They were both released on a promise to appear and are scheduled for a court appearance on June 11.