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Firearm and Purple Fentanyl Seized In Drug Investigation In Lindsay

KAWARTHA LAKES-A 22 year old Brampton resident is facing numerous charges in drug investigation in Lindsay.

On February 1, 2021 at 2:25pm, as part of an ongoing investigation, the City of Kawartha Lakes Police Service Drug Unit, was on scene at a residence on Lindsay Street North in Lindsay.

Police say as a result of this investigation, 22-year-old Christopher Moyles of Brampton was found in possession of a firearm and a quantity of purple Fentanyl. Purple Fentanyl is fentanyl mixed with heroin. 

Moyles has been charged with the following: 

  • Possession of a Prohibited Device or Ammunition 
  • Possession of Loaded Prohibited or Restricted Firearm 
  • Possession of Firearm or Ammunition contrary to Prohibition Order
  • Unauthorized Possession of a Prohibited or Restricted Firearm 
  • Possession of Weapon for Dangerous Purpose
  • Carry Firearm, Prohibited Device or Ammunition in a Careless Manner
  • Possession of a Controlled Substance for the Purpose of Trafficking 
  • Possession of Proceeds of Property Obtained by Crime Under $5000

Moyles was held for a bail hearing and will appear in the Ontario Court of Justice, located a 440 Kent Street West in Lindsay on February 2, 2021. 

 

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Pamela Vanmeer
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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