Drug Warrant Executed by Bancroft OPP in Highlands East
Photo credit: Andreas Pandikiu -- Moose FM
The warrant was executed on May 29th around 7 PM in the municipality.
The OPP’s Community street Crime Unit, Emergency Response Team and the Canine Unit were at the scene when the warrant was executed.
Suspected fentanyl, heroin, crystal methamphetamine, and cocaine were seized worth approximately $4,700. Tools and other items were taken as well that Bancroft OPP report was stolen in May from a business on Hastings Street North.
Three individuals were arrested at the residence: 37-year-old Vanessa Cowan and 34-year-old Derek Yantha, both from Hastings East and 54-year-old Gordon Lyons from Bancroft. All three have been charged with four counts of possession in relation to drugs that were seized and possession of property obtained by crime.
They were held pending their bail hearing in Belleville.
Written by Mathew Reisler