On the 24thof July 2014, a joint forces drug investigation with the Belleville Police Service Drug Unit, Ontario Provincial Police Asian Organized Crime Task Force and Toronto Police Service culminated in the arrest of three people.
Search Warrants for the Controlled Drug and Substances Act were executed at:
1.) 2240 Lakeshore road, Etobicoke, ON
2.) 26 Stone Street, Belleville, ON
3.) 128 Moira Street West, Belleville, ON
4.) 179 Palmer Road, Belleville, ON
5.) 1957 Rednersville Road, Prince Edward County, ON
Police seized two vehicles, over three kilograms of cocaine, with an estimated street value of over $350,000.00 , tens of thousands of dollars in cash, a loaded handgun, a cross bow, bear sprays, packaging materials, scales, laptops and cell phones.
Arrested persons are:
Cory BENWAY, 33 years of age of Belleville
Colin PEARSON, 25 years of age from Belleville
Milan MIJATOVIC, 29 years of age of Whitby
Todd PLEWS, 37 years of age from Belleville.
All accused persons will appear for show-cause hearing on 25 July 2014