News of latest drug seizure expected Nov. 30th


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News of latest drug seizure expected Nov. 30th

Post #1 by Head Honcho » Fri Nov 27, 2015 6:01 am

The seizure was the result of search warrants executed and involved charges being laid against three individuals.



Items seized relating to this incident include Cannabis resin (‘Shatter’), Psilocybin, Methamphetamine tablets, various drug paraphernalia, and Canadian currency.

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Post #2 by Head Honcho » Mon Nov 30, 2015 12:07 pm

[b]Four individuals facing charges following substantial drug seizure[/b]



On November 21, 2015, while conducting a drug investigation, officers from the Timmins Police

Service stopped a vehicle travelling on Highway 101 E in the City of Timmins. Upon searching

the vehicle, police seized 22.9 lbs. of Cannabis-Marihuana, approximately 500

Methamphetamine tablets, and a small amount of Cannabis-Resin (‘Shatter’). Police also seized

approximately $4,455 in Canadian Currency and several electronic devices. The estimated

street value of the drugs seized is $107,650.



Later that day, police executed a search warrant at a residence in Timmins. As a result, police

seized approximately 400 grams of Cannabis-Resin (‘Shatter’), 20 grams of Psilocybin,

approximately $3040 in Canadian currency, various packaging materials and other items used

to manufacture drugs. The estimated street value of the items seized is $43,240.



Officers executed another search warrant at a second residence in Timmins. As a result of that

warrant, police seized approximately 691 grams of Psilocybin, 242 Methamphetamine tablets,

56.7 grams of Cannabis-Resin (Hash), approximately $200 in Canadian currency; vapour

Marihuana cigarettes, and various packaging materials. The estimated street value of the items

seized is approximately $10,471.



The total estimated street value of the drugs seized is approximately $161,000.

In connection with the above seizures, four individuals are now facing various charges.



Trevor BRUNETTE, 23, of Timmins is charged with Possession for the purpose of trafficking

(Cannabis-Marihuana), Possession for the purpose of trafficking (Methamphetamine), and

Possession of property obtained by crime under $5000.



Kyle GRENIER, 23, of Timmins is charged with Possession for the purpose of trafficking

(Cannabis-Marihuana), Possession for the purpose of trafficking (Methamphetamine),

Possession of property obtained by crime under $5000 (x2), Production of a controlled

substance (Cannabis-Resin – ‘Shatter’), Possession for the purpose of trafficking (CannabisResin

– ‘Shatter’), and Possession of a Schedule III substance (Psilocybin).



Chad GIRARD, 24, of Timmins is charged with Production of a controlled substance (CannabisResin

– ‘Shatter’), Possession for the purpose of trafficking (Cannabis-Resin – ‘Shatter’), and

Possession of property obtained by crime under $5000.



Yvon, GRENIER, 56, of Timmins, is charged with Possession for the purpose of trafficking

(Cannabis-Marihuana), Possession for the purpose of trafficking (Methamphetamine) x2,

Possession for the purpose of trafficking (Cannabis-Resin – Hash), Possession for the purpose

of trafficking (Psilocybin), and Possession of property obtained by crime under $5000 x2.



Trevor Brunette, Kyle Grenier, and Chad Girard were released on a Recognizance of Bail

pending a future court date. Yvon Grenier remains in custody.



This seizure the result of excellent investigative work by members of the Drug Enforcement

Unit. This is a significant seizure, and demonstrates the commitment of the Timmins Police

Service to stem the flow of illegal drug trafficking and the abuse of drugs in our community.


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