OPP TRAFFIC STOP LEADS TO DRUG CHARGES

 On the evening of February 3, 2017 the Upper Ottawa Valley Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) conducted a traffic stop on Elgin Street in the City of Pembroke. The driver and passenger were both found to be in possession of illegal drugs. Police seized the drugs along with drug paraphernalia and a quantity of cash. As a result 24 year old Shaun Allen LAVERGNE and 20 year old Jessica Lynn TUCKER, both of Pembroke, are charged with the following Controlled Drugs and Substances Act (CDSA) offences:

  • Traffick a Schedule II Substance - Cannabis Marihuana under 3kg
  • T raffick a Schedule III Substance - Psilocybin
  • Traffick a Schedule II Substance - Cannabis Resin

Both were released on a Promise To Appear and are scheduled to appear at the Ontario Court of Justice in Pembroke on March 21, 2017.