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$10K in drugs seized resulting in charges for 3 people: Nottawasaga OPP

Police charged three people in connection with the drug-trafficking investigation. OPP handout

Nottawasaga OPP say they’ve seized $10,000 worth of drugs, resulting in three people getting charged in connection with an August drug trafficking investigation.

On Tuesday, Nottawasaga OPP obtained a search warrant in relation to the investigation, leading to the arrest of three people.

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Those individuals include Abdoul Mare, 27, from Milton, Sandra Sutton, 61, from Barrie, and John Worrod, 57, from Barrie.

Mare was charged with cocaine trafficking, opioid trafficking, possession of a loaded prohibited firearm, unauthorized possession of a prohibited firearm, occupying a vehicle with knowledge there’s a prohibited weapon, failure to comply with a probation order, possession of crime proceeds over $5,000, driving while prohibited, two counts of careless storage of a weapon and two counts of possessing a prohibited device for a dangerous purpose.

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Sutton and Worrod were both charged with cocaine trafficking and opioid trafficking.

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All three individuals are expected to appear in court at a later date.

Anyone with information is asked to contact OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-8477.

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