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T3PS execute Search Warrant on Iskatewizaagegan (Shoal Lake #39) First Nation

(Kenora, ON) – On October 31st, 2014 Members of the Treaty Three Police Service Street Crime Unit, Uniform Patrol and Ontario Provincial Police Drug Unit executed a CDSA (Controlled Drugs and Substances Act) Search Warrant on the Iskatewizaagegan (Shoal Lake #39) First Nation Territory following increased concerns raised by Community members regarding the escalation in the sale of illegal substances.

As a result of the Warrant, Officers seized over 750 Percocet’s along with various quantities of Cocaine, Hydro Morphine and Cannabis Marijuana. The estimated street value of the drugs seized is approximately $12000.00. In addition to drugs seized, Officers also confiscated over $10000.00 in drug related proceeds.

A 37 year old male has been arrested and will be facing charges of Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking Cocaine, Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking Oxy Codone, Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking Hydro Morphine, Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking Marijuana and Possession of Property obtained by Crime Over $5000.00.

A Warrant is being sought for a 39 year old female who will be facing charges of Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking Cocaine, Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking Oxy Codone, Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking Hydro Morphine and Possession of Property obtained by Crime Over $5000.00.

The public is reminded to please contact Treaty Three Police Service with any information regarding the illicit sale of controlled and illegal substances or to contact Crime Stoppers at 1-(800) 222-8477 (TIPS).

 

UPDATE:

(Kenora, ON) – On November 7th, 2014 Members of the Treaty Three Police Service Street Crime Unit, Uniform Patrol and Ontario Provincial Police Drug Unit, located the 39 year old female that was wanted in connection with a Search Warrant that was executed on October 31, 2014 in the community of Iskatewizaagegan (Shoal Lake #39) First Nation Territory.

She was located in the city of Kenora in the company of the 37 year old male that was also charged in connection with the October 31st, Search Warrant.

Both subjects were subsequently arrested and were found in illegal possession of a quantity of prescription pills of which they will face subsequent charges of Possession of Oxy Codone, Possession of Property obtained by Crime Under $5000.00.

Further, the 37 year old male who was previously released on an Undertaking to not be in possession of drugs will also face a charge of failing to comply with conditions of his release.