Police say Sudbury man who was speeding had cocaine in vehicle, was a suspended driver
West Parry Sound Ontario Provincial Police said they seized about $13,000 in cocaine following a traffic stop Feb. 25. (Supplied)
SUDBURY -- A 36-year-old Sudbury man is facing trafficking and other charges after police pulled him over for speeding Feb. 25.
West Parry Sound Ontario Provincial Police said in a news release the vehicle was stopped on Highway 69 in Archipelago Township around 12:30 p.m. and police initiated an investigation.
"Officers seized over $13,000 of suspected cocaine," the release said.
The suspect is now charged with resisting arrest, mischief under $5,000, trafficking, driving while under suspension and violating COVID-related restrictions under the Reopening of Ontario Act.
He remains in custody and is scheduled to appear at the Ontario Court of Justice in Parry Sound on Tuesday.