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Search Warrant Results In Seizure Of Cash, Drugs And Drug Paraphernalia

Kawartha Lakes – The Ontario Provincial Police recently executed a Controlled Drugs and Substances Act related search warrant that resulted in the seizure of cash, drugs and drug paraphernalia.

According to police, on June 1, 2021 the Community Street Crime Unit (CSCU), assisted by the Emergency Response Team (ERT) and Canine unit, attended a residence on Hickory Beach Road to execute the warrant. The investigation was assisted by the Peterborough Police Service.

Police say the warrant resulted in the seizure of the following items:

  • 57g of a substance suspected to be Cocaine
  • 1g of a substance suspected to be Fentanyl
  • $2 200.00 Canadian currency
  • Weigh scales

According to police, two local residents, Shirley Everson, 43, and Steven Norman, 41, were arrested and charged with the following offences:

  • Possession of a schedule I substance for the purpose of trafficking –┬ácocaine, contrary to the CDSA
  • Possession of a schedule I substance for the purpose of trafficking – opioid (other than heroin), contrary to the CDSA
  • Possession of proceeds of property obtained by crime under $5000 – in Canada, contrary to the Criminal Code

The accused parties are scheduled to appear in the Ontario Court of Justice in Lindsay on July 8, 2021.

 

 

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Jennifer decided to study journalism after having a life long passion for writing. She began her career as a reporter for the Uxbridge Times Journal and moved on to freelance work for various publications after her and her husband welcomed their daughters. She has been published in various Durham Region newspapers, the Durham Parent Magazine as well as Equine Wellness. Jennifer continues to follow her dreams as a wife, mother and journalist and is so excited to join the team at Kawartha411.

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