Traffic Stop Nets Drug Charges


On Tuesday August 8, 2017 at approximately 10:10 a.m. members of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Superior East Chapleau Detachment had occasion to stop a motor vehicle on Highway 101 Caouette Township District of Sudbury for speeding. Investigation revealed that the driver was in possession of a quantity of marijuana, a quantity of cocaine and drug paraphernalia.

As a result Robert Tyler COLLIN (19) of Rayside-Balfour Ontario was arrested and charged with the following offences:

Adult Possession of a Schedule I Substance- Cocaine contrary to section 4(1) of the Controlled Drugs and Substance Act, and

Adult Possession of a Schedule II substance- Cannabis Marihuana- Under 30 grams contrary to section 4(1) of the CDSA, and

Adult Follow too closely contrary to section 158 of the Highway Traffic Act of Ontario.

The accused was released from custody and is scheduled to appear at the Ontario Court of Justice in Chapleau, Ontario on October 16, 2017.


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