(GODERICH, ON) - A drug trafficking investigation by members of the Huron-Perth Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Community Street Crime Unit (CSCU) has resulted in the arrest of two individuals for drug trafficking.
As a result of the ongoing investigation, last night (26June) at approximately 8:42 p.m. CSCU members and officers from the Huron OPP Detachment arrested a male and female that were walking on Gibbons Street in the Town of Goderich.
Upon arrest they were both taken into custody and searched. The female accused was found to be in possession of suspected Methamphetamine, Fentanyl and MDMA (Ecstasy). The estimated, combined value of the seized controlled substances is just below $10,000. She was also found to be in possession of drug trafficking paraphernalia and cash.
Additionally, it was also determined the female was wanted on outstanding charges from Huron County OPP, City of Kawartha Lakes OPP, Calgary Police Service and Revelstoke RCMP.
Upon searching the male he was found to be in possession of a Schedule I Drug (OxyCodone).
Katie WILD, 34 years of age of no fixed address has been charged with Possession of Methamphetamine for the Purposes of Trafficking, Possession of Fentanyl for the Purposes of Trafficking and Possession of MDMA (Ecstasy). She remains in custody with a court appearance scheduled for June 28, 2019.
Russell BRANDON, 53 years of age from Central Huron has been charged with Possession of a Schedule I Substance for the Purposes of Trafficking. He was released from custody with a court appearance scheduled for July 29, 2019 at the Ontario Court of Justice - Goderich.
Any person with information regarding this incident should immediately contact Huron OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or (519) 524-8314. Should you wish to remain anonymous, you may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2,000.