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Drug & Weapons Charges After Gananoque Police Traffic Stop

Gananoque – On July 5th , 2021, The Gananoque Police Service while on patrol observed a female party who was known to be on an outstanding arrest warrant as a passenger in a vehicle. A traffic stop was conducted, and the 29-year-old female was arrested. Further investigation revealed drug paraphernalia within the vehicle and officers arrested a 30-year-old and a 34-year-old male from Kingston.

The 40-year-old female driver, who was a resident of Gananoque, was arrested after officers observed what was believed to be crystal methamphetamine within her wallet as she was searching for documentation.

A complete search of the vehicle and the involved parties was conducted, and officers seized a large quantity of crystal methamphetamine, hydromorphone pills, Canadian currency, a replica
handgun, and break-in instruments.

As a result, the four parties were charged with the following: Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking a Schedule I Substance Methamphetamine, Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking a Schedule I Substance Morphine, Possession of Weapon for Dangerous Purpose, Possession of imitation weapon for Dangerous Purpose, Possession of Proceeds of Property Obtained by Crime
under $5000 – in Canada, Failure to Comply with Undertaking, Failure to Comply with Release Order – other than to attend court, Fail to Comply with Probation Order.