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Woman charged with drug, weapon offences in Barrie, Ont. – Barrie


A 62-year-old Walkerton, Ont., woman was arrested and charged with drug and weapon offences on Monday, Barrie police say.

Officers were called to the scene of a hotel on Monday because of a suspicious person who tried to check in using someone else’s credit card.

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Police say the woman was then subsequently found with more than 500 grams of crystal meth, fentanyl and two prohibited weapons. Police also seized more than $20,000 in cash and a vehicle.

The total street value of the drugs was estimated to be about $50,000.

A Walkerton woman was charged with two counts of drug possession for the purpose of trafficking, two counts of drug possession, possession of a prohibited weapon and possession of property obtained by crime over $5,000.

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The accused will appear in court at a later date.




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