Members of the Peterborough County Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a motor vehicle collision on Highway 115 at approximately 12:15am yesterday morning. The uninjured driver was found to be under the influence of drugs. A search of the vehicle resulted in the seizure of $9000 in Canadian currency and 15 grams of cocaine.
Brody CHAPELLE (age 26) of Peterborough, Ontario was arrested and charged with:
• Operation while impaired-alcohol and drugs
• Possession of a Schedule I substance for the purpose of trafficking-cocaine
• Possession of proceeds of property obtained by crime over $5000
The accused is scheduled to appear in the Ontario Court of Justice in Peterborough on August 24, 2021.