An Ontario Provincial Police cruiser.  (Photo courtesy of the OPP)An Ontario Provincial Police cruiser. (Photo courtesy of the OPP)

Search warrant results in arrest

The South Bruce OPP made an arrest following the recent execution of a search warrant.

Alongside the OPP Community Street Crimes Unit, the South Bruce OPP executed a search warrant along Huron Street in Ripley on May 23. Officers seized a quantity of offence related property, including several Gallagher products and a .22 caliber Savage rifle.  The estimated value of the seized property is $2,931. Police also seized a quantity of methamphetamine.

As a result, a 26-year-old from Huron-Kinloss was arrested and now faces charges including:

  • Possession of a controlled substance
  • Possession of firearm of ammunition contrary to prohibition order - two counts
  • Careless storage of a firearm, weapon, prohibited device or ammunition
  • Trafficking in Stolen Goods under $5,000
  • Failure to comply with Probation Order
The accused was held for a bail hearing on May 24.

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