Drug Bust in Leamington


A traffic stop in Leamington has resulted in a drug bust.

Provincial police say officers stopped a vehicle last month for a stop sign offence.

According to police, officers spoke to the driver and passenger and noticed an offence under the Cannabis Act.

Police say a search of the vehicle uncovered separately packaged items, including cannabis and cannabis derivatives, such as edibles and shatter. 

Officers also seized a scale, packaging material, and a quantity of cash.

Two 18-years-olds from Leamington are facing a number of charges including Possessing Cannabis for the purpose of selling, Possession of a Schedule I substance for the Purpose of Trafficking - cocaine and Obstruct Peace Officer.