North Bay OPP is reporting the removal of $5,500 worth of drugs from the streets of Mattawa.

Police say they executed a search warrant into a home on Mattawan Street. There they seized drugs suspected of being methamphetamine, cocaine, hydromorphone and crystal meth.

A 28-year-old from Mattawa has been charged with:

  • Possession of a Schedule I Substance for the Purpose of Trafficking
  • Possession of a Schedule I Substance (three counts)
  • Fail to Comply with Probation Order

Officers say the accused has since been released. They will answer to their charges before court on July 8 in Mattawa.