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Pedestrian walking on the shoulder of Hwy 115 facing charges

PETERBOROUGH-A pedestrian walking on the westbound shoulder of Highway 115 near Peterborough at 7:00pm on March 11th is facing charges.

Police say officers spoke with the male and discovered he had a warrant for his arrest.

Further investigation revealed that the male was allegedly in possession of illicit drugs.

48 year old Michael Karikas of Peterborough, Ontario was arrested and charged with:

  • Possession of a schedule I substance-methamphetamine-two counts
  • Possession of a schedule III substance
  • Fail to comply with recognizance
  • Possession of an identity document-two counts

The accused was held in custody for a show cause hearing scheduled for later today in the Ontario Court of Justice in Peterborough.

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Pamela Vanmeer
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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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