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Incident at Peterborough bar leads to drug charges

PETERBOROUGH-A Toronto man is facing charges following an incident at a bar on Hunter Street West in Peterborough.  

Shortly before 2 a.m. on June 3, 2017 officers were sent to a Hunter Street West establishment for a report of a male who had spray painted inside the bar and washroom area. When officers arrived they say they saw the male suspect running away from the security staff. The suspect was found on the roof of a nearby building where he was placed under arrest for mischief.  Police say during the arrest they found an amount of cocaine and marijuana on the accused.

 49 year old William Randolph Florence of Perth Avenue, Toronto, has been charged with Mischief under $5,000, Possession of a schedule I substance (Cocaine) and Possession of pot under 30 g. 

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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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