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Vehicle take down in Peterborough nets cocaine and a weapon

PETERBOROUGH – A vehicle take down in a parking lot on Lansdowne Street West has resulted in charges for two men.

Police say during a subsequent search of the vehicle officers found illegal narcotics and knife that could be opened using centrifugal force. Folder knives that can be opened in this way are illegal in Canada.

47 year old Steven Twomey of Redwood Drive in Peterborough has been charged with possession of cocaine.

20 year old Juirey Walker-Hinds of Scarborough is facing charges of possession of cocaine for the purpose of trafficking, possession of proceeds of crime and unauthorized possession of a weapon.

 

 

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Pamela Vanmeerhttps://www.kawartha411.ca/
Pamela VanMeer is a two time winner of the prestigious Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA) Award. Her investigative reports on abuse in Long Term Care Homes garnered international attention for the issue and won the Ron Laidlaw Award. She is a former reporter and anchor at CHEX News, now Global Peterborough and helped launch the New CHEX Daily, a daily half hour talk show. While at CHCH News in Hamilton she covered some of the biggest news stories of the day.

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