From the OPP
On Nov. 19, members of the Rainy River District OPP and the Community Street Crime Unit started an investigation into the trafficking of crystal methamphetamine in Rainy River District.
At 6:55 p.m., members of the Atikokan OPP conducted a vehicle stop. Two male occupants were located in the vehicle and subsequently arrested.
A search of the vehicle by uniformed officers and the OPP Canine Unit yielded a quantity of suspected crystal methamphetamine.
A 26-year-old Thunder Bay male was charged with possession for the purpose of trafficking and driving while under suspension.
A 33-year-old Fort Frances man was charged with possession for the purpose of trafficking and failure to comply with a recognizance.
If you have information about the trafficking of illegal substances in Rainy River District or elsewhere, contact the OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or the Rainy River District OPP at 274-3322.
Should you wish to remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or online at www.p3tips.com/273
You may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2,000.