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3 charged with drug trafficking on Highway 72

By Tim Davidson Oct 5, 2023 | 1:19 PM

OPP Cruiser - Acadia Broadcasting File

A 19 year old man from Sioux Lookout and two 21 year old men from Scarborough have been arrested on drug trafficking charges.

They stem from an incident last night on Highway 72 around 8:20 in the evening when the Dryden OPP stopped a vehicle during a traffic stop.

As a result of their investigation suspected cocaine, fentanyl and a quantity of Canadian currency were seized.

Charges of trafficking have been laid along with possession of property over five thousand dollars.

The Sioux Lookout man has also been charged with failure to comply with a release order.

They appeared in Kenora court today.