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One arrested after search nets $38K in illegal drugs: GSPS

Sudbury woman, 43, facing several charges following March 22 search warrant

A 43-year-old Sudbury woman is facing several charges following the execution of search warrants by Greater Sudbury Police Service on March 22.

That day, detectives from the Drug Enforcement Unit (DEU) concluded an investigation into the activities of a local resident, a suspected drug dealer. 

On March 22, “detectives from the Integrated Crime Section with the assistance of the Emergency Response Unit (ERU) and the Ontario  Provincial Police (OPP)-led Guns and Gangs Enforcement Team arrested a 43-year-old woman from Greater Sudbury on drug charges,” police said.

Following the arrest, detectives executed three search warrants in Greater Sudbury.  

Ultimately, detectives seized approximately 362 grams of suspected cocaine, 3.55 grams of suspected methamphetamine, 659 amphetamine tablets and 179 oxycodone pills. All told, police said the estimated street value of the seized material is $38,770. Police also seized close to $300 in cash.

“Detectives also located and seized a stolen bicycle, worth approximately $6,000.”

The woman, who name has not yet been released, is charged with:

  • Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking a Schedule I Substance x3 
  • Possession of Property Obtained by Crime Over $5,000 
  • Possession of Property Obtained by Crime Under $5,000.

The individual was released on an undertaking with a first appearance court date of April 24.