Daily News Release

Newsroom

News Release: July 17, 2018

News releases are prepared by Corporate Communications Officers. The releases provide information to the various media outlets and facilitate the dissemination of information to the community we serve.

For inquires on daily news releases or general media inquires please contact Corporate Communications at (705) 725-7025 ext. 2926 or info@barriepolice.ca

News Release

Prepared by: Corporate Communications
Posted: July 17, 2018
Occurrence Type: Drug Trafficking Halted by Police
Occurrence #: BA18035304
Date: Monday, July 16, 2018 - 11:00pm

A Controlled Drugs and Substances Act warrant was executed at a residence on Black Cherry Crescent, on Monday, July 16, 2018.

As a result of community complaints, members of the Barrie Police Street Crime Unit commenced an investigation into a specific residence located on Black Cherry Crescent, in the City of Barrie.

As a result of the search warrant, police seized; 9.1 grams of cocaine, 1 gram of heroin, 5.4 grams of cannabis marijuana, various pills and a quantity of cash. An estimated street value of $1300.00 was seized.  

A 23-year-old Barrie woman has been arrested and charged with; Possession of a Controlled Substance – Cocaine, Heroin, Cannabis Marijuana and two counts of  Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking. She will appear at the Ontario Court of Justice in the City of Barrie on Monday, August 27, 2018.

A 30-year-old Barrie man has been arrested and charged with; Possession of a Controlled Substance – Cocaine, Heroin, Cannabis Marijuana and two counts of Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking. He will appear Tuesday morning in bail court at the Ontario Court of Justice in the City of Barrie.

Anyone with information on illegal drug related activity can contact the Barrie Police Service at 705-725-7025 or call Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or submit a tip online anonymously at www.p3tips.com 

Prepared by: Constable Bamford #7419
Occurrence # BA18035304