Driver faces drug charges
At approximately 11:39 p.m. on Thursday April 14th, 2016 on Main Street in North Bay, while North Bay Police patrol officers were conducting a R.I.D.E. check, police arrested a male driver.
As a result of the investigation, which included a search of the driver’s vehicle, Graeme Robert Walpole, age 26, of North Bay was charged with:
- One count of possession for the purpose of trafficking under the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act; and
- One count of possession of property obtained by crime under $5000, under the Criminal Code.
As a result of the search of the vehicle, police seized:
- two large bags of suspected marijuana;
- a small quantity of suspected shatter; and
- $935 in cash.
The accused was released from custody with a court date scheduled for May 24th, 2016.