December 5, 2018 9:21 am

Teenager facing drug charges after allegedly bringing opioids to school in Delhi

File photo of an OPP cruiser.

Lars Hagberg / The Canadian Press File
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A teenager has been charged after allegedly bringing opioids to a high school in Delhi.

Around 2:45 p.m. Monday, staff members at Delhi District High School contacted provincial police to report a possible drug offence.

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Officers charged a 15-year-old female student with possession of opioids. She is also facing a charge of possessing cannabis while under 19 years old.

The youth cannot be named under the provision of the Youth Criminal Justice Act.

The teen is scheduled to appear in a Simcoe court at a later date.

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