The Quinte West Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) has charged the driver of a vehicle following an early morning traffic stop in Trenton.
On November 6, 2022, at approximately 2:45 a.m., Quinte West OPP conducted a traffic stop of a suspicious vehicle on Couch Crescent in Centennial Park. While speaking with the driver, officers observed suspected cocaine inside the vehicle. The driver was requested to step out of the vehicle and in doing so, officers observed a handgun between the driver’s seat and the door. The accused was arrested, and following a search, the handgun was determined to be an imitation firearm. A quantity of suspected cocaine and crystal methamphetamine, along with a collapsible baton was also seized.
Brayden BUNNETT, 20 years old from Belleville has been charged with the following offences:
- Possession of a schedule I substance – cocaine
- Possession of a schedule I substance – methamphetamine
- Possession of an imitation weapon for a dangerous purpose
The accused was released from custody and is scheduled to appear at the Ontario Court of Justice in Belleville on December 12, 2022.