Belleville Ontario, - On the 25th of January 2018, members of the Belleville Police Service Intelligence/Street Crime Unit, with the assistance of the Belleville Police Service Emergency Response Team and the OPP Community Street Crime Unit executed two Controlled Drugs and Substance Act search warrants at two residences in the west end of Belleville. These warrants were the culmination of a two month long investigation surrounding the sale of drugs in the City of Belleville.
Five adults and one youth, who cannot be named under the Youth Criminal Justice Act, were arrested and charged as a result. All were charged with two counts each of possession for the purpose of trafficking (Heroin and Cocaine) as well as once count each of possession of property obtained by crime.
The accused are:
Michael Currie, 19 year old male of Pickering
Jayson Powell, 18 year old male of Pickering
Kadeem Francis, 27 year old of Ajax
Jennifer Millar, 34 year old female of Belleville
Stephanie Maracle, 26 year old female of Belleville
Seized as a result of these warrants was a large quantity of drugs including: Heroin, Cocaine and Marihuana. The investigation is continuing.
The charged persons will appear in court on the 19th of March 2018.