Drug charges laid in Dryden

On October 13, 2021 at approximately 10:00 p.m. members of the Dryden Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), Community Street Crime Unit (CSCU), Organized Crime Enforcement Bureau (OCEB) along with Dryden Police Service (DPS) and Nishnawbe Aski Police Service (NAPS) conducted a traffic stop on a motor vehicle on Memorial Avenue in the City of Dryden.

The investigation led to the arrest of three individuals. A further search of the motor vehicle led officers to locating a quantity of methamphetamine, fentanyl and drug paraphernalia.

As a result of this investigation, a 37 year old Dryden resident has been charged with the following offences: Possession of a Schedule I Substance for the purpose of trafficking- Methamphetamine; Possession of a Schedule I Substance for the purpose of trafficking- Fentanyl; Possession of proceeds of property obtained by crime over $5000.