On October 2, 2021, while on general patrol, police conducted a traffic stop in the north end of Cobourg. As a result of the stop, the driver was found to have a suspended licence.
The driver was arrested and subsequently found to be in possession of a small quantity of crystal methamphetamine.
Kevin WETHERUP, a 30-year-old male of Millbrook, was charged with the following offences:
- Drive while under suspension contrary to section 53(1) of the Highway Traffic Act
- Possession of a substance in schedule 1 contrary to section 4(1) of the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act
WETHERUP was released from custody on an Appearance Notice with a future court date.