RENFREW – The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) searched a home in Renfrew yesterday (Oct. 1) and found drugs and cash.
“The OPP East Region Community Street Crime Unit (CSCU) has seized a variety of illegal drugs from a home in Renfrew,” OPP media relations coordinator Const. Bill Dickson released in a statement today (Oct. 2).
“Officers from the Street Crime Unit, OPP Emergency Response Team (ERT) and OPP Canine Unit executed a search warrant on Oct. 1 at a home on Ross Street.”
Officers seized quantities of suspected fentanyl powder and patches, dilaudid pills, cocaine, hydromorphone pills, hashish, shatter and cannabis, as well as nearly $22,000 in currency and items “typically associated with drug trafficking.”
One person was arrested at the location, while a search continues for a second individual.
Tyler Elliot Moore, age 39 of Pembroke, has been charged with:
- Possession of a Schedule 1 substance for the purpose of trafficking – Controlled Drugs and Substances Act (CDSA) – sec. 5(2) – four counts
- Possession of a Schedule 1 substance
- Possessing cannabis for the purpose of selling
- Possession of proceeds of property obtained by crime over $5,000
- Fail to comply with a probation order
The accused was held in custody and scheduled to appear for a bail hearing before the Ontario Court of Justice in Renfrew on Oct. 2. An arrest warrant has been issued for a 56-year old woman on similar charges.