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News Release - Daytime Edition: February 13, 2017

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Prepared by: Corporate Communications
Posted: February 13, 2017
Occurrence Type: Trafficking Charges
Occurrence #: BA17004205
Date: Saturday, February 4, 2017 - 3:05am

On Saturday, February 4, 2017, members of the Barrie Police Street Crime Unit arrested and charged three people with numerous drug offenses, following a Criminal Code Search Warrant executed at a residence on Peel Street, shortly after 3:00 a.m.

Investigators seized a small quantity of crack cocaine and cannabis marihuana. A quantity of cash and drug paraphernalia indicative to trafficking drugs was also seized.

The 56-year-old woman from Barrie has been charged with; Possession of a Controlled Substance – Cocaine and Cannabis Marihuana and Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking - Cocaine. 

The 22-year-old woman from Barrie has been charged with; Possession of a Controlled Substance – Cocaine and Cannabis Marijuana and Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking - Cocaine. 

The 26-year-old male from Barrie has been charged with; Possession of a Controlled Substance – Cocaine and Cannabis Marijuana and Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking – Cocaine. The male was further charged with Obstruct Peace Officer after providing Investigators with a false name, knowing he had been wanted with Toronto Police on assault charges from 2015.

The two women were released on an appearance notice and the male was transported to Toronto Police Service.

Anyone with information related to drugs or illegal firearms can contact Crime Stoppers at one 1-800-222-TIPS or remain anonymous by leaving a tip online at www.tipsubmit.com 

Prepared by: Constable S. Bamford #7419
Occurrence: BA17004205