(TOWNSHIP OF WELLINGTON NORTH, ON) - On April 25, 2019, members of the Wellington County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Community Street Crime Unit (CSCU) executed a search warrant at a residence on Normanby Street South in Mount Forest, Ontario. As a result, OPP seized methamphetamine, drug trafficking equipment, currency and a prohibited weapon.
Held for bail was Paul William SMYTH, 42-year-olds of Mount Forest. He was charged with Possession of Methamphetamine for the Purpose of Trafficking (contrary to the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act) and Unauthorized Possession of a Weapon (Contrary to the Criminal Code). He was also charged with Failing to Comply with a Probation Order.
Under $1000 in currency was seized along with methamphetamine and a prohibited striking weapon.