Two men and a woman have been charged with possession for the purpose of trafficking after police conducted a traffic stop.
On October 11, 2021, at approximately 7:30 p.m., officers on patrol observed a vehicle with three occupants driving on James Street West with no rear lights and no license plate visible.
Police conducted a traffic stop, at which time it was learned that the two passengers in the vehicle were wanted on warrants held by other police services. The passengers were arrested on the strength of the warrants.
During the arrest, police located a quantity of Fentanyl in the vehicle.
As a result of the police investigation, Devin Vugts 35-year-old from Cobourg is charged with the following offences:
- contrary to section 5(2) of the Controlled Drugs and Substance Act
Patrick Lalonde, a 36-year-old from Courtice and Megan Bellamy, a 34-year-old from Cobourg are each charged with the following offence:
- Possession of substance in schedule 1 for the purpose of trafficking contrary to section 5(2) of the Controlled Drugs and Substance Act
All three were released on appearance notices with future court dates.