NOV 29 - DRUGS SEIZED AFTER OPP EXECUTE SEARCH WARRANT IN PETAWAWA

        

 


FROM/DE: Upper Ottawa Valley OPP                                                        DATE: November 29, 2018

                                                                                 

  DRUGS SEIZED AFTER OPP EXECUTE SEARCH WARRANT IN PETAWAWA
 
(PETAWAWA, ON) – On November 28, 2018 members of the Upper Ottawa Valley Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Crime Unit, Tactics and Rescue Unit (TRU), Emergency Response Team (ERT) and Community Street Crime Unit (CSCU) executed a Controlled Drugs and Substances Act (CDSA) search warrant at a residence on Gerald Avenue in the Town of Petawawa.  As a result of the search warrant police located and seized a quantity of cocaine, methamphetamines, cash, a pellet gun and drug paraphernalia.
 
33-year-old Tyler GATES and 30-year-old Felicia VALIQUETTE, both of Petawawa, were arrested and are each facing the following charges under the CDSA:
 
  • Possession of a schedule I substance for the purpose of trafficking – cocaine
  • Possession of a schedule I substance for the purpose of trafficking – methamphetamine
 
The accused male is further charged with three counts of failing to comply with a recognizance under the Criminal Code (CC) and the female is further charged with one count of failing to comply with conditions of her undertaking contrary to the CC. 
 
Both parties were held for a bail hearing at the Ontario Court of Justice in the City of Pembroke on November 28, 2018.  The male accused remains in custody until his next court appearance on December 3, 2018 while the female remains in custody until her next court appearance on November 29, 2018. 
 
Contact:  Cst. Shawn Peever
                Upper Ottawa Valley OPP Detachment
                Tel# (613) 732-3332
                Cell # (613) 633-3294