Three face drug charges

Three face drug charges

Yesterday afternoon, following an ongoing Controlled Drugs and Substances Act (CDSA) investigation, a traffic stop conducted at Highway 11 and Seymour, and the execution of a CDSA search warrant at a residence on Mountainview Drive, North Bay Police patrol and Street Crime Unit officers arrested and charged:

Jason Daniel Paquette, age 32, of North Bay with:

  • one count of possession of a schedule I substance (oxycodone) for the purpose of trafficking;
  • one count of produce a schedule II substance (marijuana); and
  • one count of possession property (cash) obtained by crime.

Arthur Stanley Chevrier, age 49, of North Bay with:

  • one count of possession of a controlled substance (oxycodone) for the purpose of trafficking.

Tiffany Souliere, age 22, of North Bay with:

  • one count of produce a schedule II substance (marijuana plants).

As a result of the investigation, police seized:

  • 50 oxycodone pills;
  • $195 in Canadian currency; and
  • 100 marijuana plants.

Paquette was held in custody for a bail hearing today (May 4th, 2016), while Chevrier and Souliere were released from custody with court appearances scheduled for June 14th, 2016.