15.7 C
Kawartha Lakes
Thursday, May 26, 2022
HomeNewsMan allegedly trying to resist arrest, found with drugs

Man allegedly trying to resist arrest, found with drugs

PETERBOROUGH-An early morning disturbance in the area of George and Charlotte Streets has lead to a number of charges for a 33 year old man.

Several police officers were dispatched to the area of George and Charlotte Streets for an incident between the accused and other persons just before 3am on Wednesday.

The accused was arrested at the scene and initially charged with causing a disturbance. Following the arrest, which the accused resisted according to police, he was allegedly found to be in possession of of crack cocaine, a large amount of cash and drug paraphernalia.

33 year old Shan Patel of King Street, Peterborough, is charged with causing a disturbance, resist peace officer,  possession of a scheduled I substance for the purpose of trafficking (cocaine), possession of proceeds of property obtained by crime under $5,000. 


Don't forget to sign up for our morning newsletter.

Catch up on all the local news while enjoying your coffee.

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.

Most Popular