Broadcast time: 11:00 AM
Date: December 9, 2019
On December 6, 2019, at approximately 11:15 AM, a member of the Sarnia Police Service Traffic Unit conducted a traffic stop of a motor vehicle with three occupants. The driver of the motor vehicle was determined to be a disqualified driver and was placed in custody. Upon a search of the suspect the officer located a quantity of what is believed to be Fentanyl and over $1300 in cash.
As the officer continued the investigation the passengers (a male and female) were also found to be in possession of paraphernalia such as syringes and a pipe with small amounts of methamphetamine still present. Both suspects were placed under arrest for possession of a controlled substance.
All three accused were transported back to the station where a further search located a larger quantity of fentanyl.
All three parties were lodged and held for a bail hearing.
A total 3.69 grams of suspected Fentanyl, with a street value of $1845, was seized. The vehicle was impounded for 45 days due to the fact that driver was a disqualified driver.
The following people face the following charges:
Constable Giovanni Sottosanti
Tel: 519-344-8861 Ext 6168