UCCM Police lays drug trafficking charges


AUNDECK OMNI KANING–On Sunday, April 6, while investigating a separate criminal matter, members of the UCCM Anishnaabe Police Service were alerted to the presence of drugs in the residence on the Aundeck Omni Kaning First Nation.

As a result of the investigation, a Controlled Drugs and Substances Act warrant to search was executed at a residence on the Aundeck Omni Kaning First Nation. Approximately 277 grams of cannabis marijuana was seized worth an estimated street value of $2,770. Police also seized cash and other property obtained by crime.

A 30-year-old male has been charged with: possession of a schedule II substance for the purpose of trafficking, under 3 kg CDSA 5(2), and possession of property obtained by crime under $5,000. The accused is scheduled to appear in Gore Bay Court on Monday, June 23 at 10 am.

A 21-year-old female has also been charged with possession of a schedule II substance for the purpose of trafficking, under 3 kg CDSA 5(2), and is scheduled to appear in Gore Bay Court on Monday, April 7.

Anyone with information on this investigation or any other crime is asked to contact the UCCM Anishnaabe Police Service at 705-377-7135, or the Ontario Provincial Police Provincial Communications Centre at 1-888-310-1122. Anonymous tips can also be directed to Sudbury Rainbow Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.