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Sudbury Man Charged With Trafficking Firearms In Lindsay

KAWARTHA LAKES-A Sudbury man has been charged with trafficking firearms in the Lindsay area.

Kawartha Lakes Police say on Saturday September 25, 2021, at 5:29a.m., officers received a call reporting a suspicious person walking on Lindsay Street South in Lindsay. Further information was received that the male had allegedly stolen firearms from a residence on Lindsay Street South in Lindsay. Police located the male and through investigation learned he had stolen and sold multiple firearms resulting in his arrest according to police.

48-year-old Robert Roy of Sudbury is charged with trafficking in firearm, weapon, device or ammunition, theft under $5000 and possession of property obtained by crime under $5000.  The accused will appear at the Ontario Court of Justice, located at 440 Kent Street West in Lindsay on October 28, 2021.

Police say they have recovered the stolen firearms.


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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