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2 Toronto residents arrested after stolen vehicle stopped in Lindsay: police

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Two Toronto residents face charges after a reported stolen vehicle was located in Lindsay, Ont., on Monday night.

Kawartha Lakes Police Service officers were conducting property checks in the area of Lindsay Street North when they noticed a suspicious vehicle and determined it had been reported stolen from Quebec.

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Officers pulled the vehicle over and say they found and seized a quantity of drugs in the vehicle.

A 41-year-old man from Toronto and a 47-year-old Toronto woman were arrested and each charged with possession of property obtained by crime over $5,000.

The man was also charged with three counts of each possession of a controlled substance for the purpose of trafficking (methamphetamine, cocaine, opioid) and failing to comply with probation.

The woman was also charged with possession of a controlled substance (cocaine) and failing to comply with probation.

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Both were released from custody and are scheduled to appear in court in Lindsay on May 9.

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