Saugeen Shores, Ontario Canada
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Drug Trafficking and Impaired Driving Incidents

May 24, 2019

Media Release – Drug Trafficking and Impaired Driving Arrests


On May 23th, 2019 officers from the Criminal Investigations and Drug Unit conducted a street level drug investigation in Port Elgin.  A 30 year old male from Port Elgin was arrested and charged with:

  1. Trafficking Schedule 1 – Cocaine
  2. Possession for the Purpose of trafficking – Cocaine
  3. Possession of a Weapon Dangerous to the Public
  4. Fail to Comply with a Recognizance

He was held for a bail hearing.


On May 23th, 2019 at 9:15am the Saugeen Shores Police received a call for service concerning a suspected impaired driver in Southampton.

Officers located a female operating a mini-van near Emerald Drive.  Officer spoke to the female and made observations of impairment by a drug. 

She was arrested and charged with – Operation While Impaired – DRUGS.

A 52 year old Southampton woman was released with a notice to appear in court.


Media Relations Officer

Sergeant Andy Evans

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