Nottawasaga OPP stopped a vehicle Saturday night on Victoria Street E
and ended up charging its driver and passenger with numerous offenses
Cannabis Act offenses.
OPP reported this afternoon the traffic stop occurred at approximately
11:05 pm and determined the female driver had her license suspended.
"Through further investigation, police determined that there was
cannabis marijuana readily available to the driver and they conducted a
search of the vehicle," according to the press release. "Police located
and seized a quantity of cannabis marijuana, cocaine and other illegal
drugs, along with Canadian currency and the vehicle was seized for
A 34-year-old female from Scarborough was arrested and charged with:
Driving while under suspension;
Drive vehicle while Cannabis readily available;
Unlawful purchase of Cannabis;
Possession of over 30g Cannabis in a public place;
Possession of property obtained by crime under $5,000;
Possession for the purpose of trafficking; and
Possession of Cocaine.
The 47-year-old male passenger from Pickering was charged with:
Possession for the purpose of trafficking;
Possession of Cocaine; and
Possession of property obtained by crime under $5,000.
Both were released from custody pending a future court date in Bradford.