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Wanted woman found with drugs, a weapon, cash during a northwestern Ont. patrol

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Provincial police arrested a wanted suspected drug dealer while on patrol in northwestern Ontario.

On Dec. 6, members of the Kenora OPP (Ontario Provincial Police) observed a female who was wanted on an outstanding warrant in the city’s downtown core, police said in a news release.

Wanted northwestern Ontario woman arrested with a quantities of cocaine, methamphetamine and fentanyl along with cash and pepper spray. (Supplied/Ontario Provincial Police)

"The female was arrested and upon search officers located a quantity of cocaine, methamphetamine, fentanyl, Canadian currency, pepper spray and other items associated with drug trafficking were seized," the OPP said.

The 44-year-old woman is facing various weapons and drug trafficking charges along with other offences – including three drug trafficking charges, possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose and failing to comply with a release order.

She was held in custody pending a bail hearing.

None of the allegations has been proven in court.

Wanted northwestern Ontario woman arrested with a quantities of cocaine, methamphetamine and fentanyl along with cash and pepper spray. (Supplied/Ontario Provincial Police)

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