Broadcast time: 9:40 AM
Date: November 21, 2022
On November 19, 2022, members of the Sarnia Police Service Vice Unit, with the assistance of the Sarnia Police Emergency Response Team (ERT), executed a search warrant at a residence in the 300 block of Christina Street South at approximately 4:05 PM. Officers were attempting to locate a firearm that was allegedly in the possession of the accused, illegally.
Officers made entry into the unit without incident and were able to locate the accused who attempted to hide from police.
A search of the unit located:
The total street value of drugs seized is approximately $9,545.25.
As a result, Richard Paul Meloche, 33 years of age, of Sarnia, faces the following charges:
Richard Meloche remains in custody pending a bail hearing.
An arrest warrant has also been requested for a 28-year-old female related to drug trafficking charges.
Constable Giovanni Sottosanti
Tel: 519-344-8861 Ext 6168