North Bay OPP has charged two people with drug trafficking offences after $2,000 worth of suspected crystal methamphetamine and fentanyl was seized during a traffic stop.  

Officers stopped the vehicle on Thursday on Highway 11 in the Municipality of Callander. Police arrested the driver of the vehicle with impaired driving. 

The 36-year-old driver from Armour Township is being charged with:

  • Possession of a Schedule I Substance for the Purpose of Trafficking
  • Operation While Impaired – Alcohol and Drugs

The driver was released on an Undertaking with a date to attend the Ontario Court of Justice on November 10, 2020

The 37-year-old passenger from Machar Township is being charged with:

  • Possession of a Schedule I Substance for the Purpose of Trafficking
  • Possession of a Schedule I Substance
  • Fail to Comply with Release Order
  • Fail to Comply with Undertaking

The passenger was held pending bail and is scheduled to appear at the Ontario Court of Justice in North Bay on September 14, 2020