DRYDEN, ONTARIO ~~~ July 6, 2020 (LSN) On the 5th of July, 2020 members of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Dryden detachment were conducting traffic enforcement duties on Highway 17, Southworth Township (east of Dryden).
Officers conducted traffic stops on two separate vehicles, further investigation revealed that between both vehicles, 386 cases of illegal cigarettes were located at a value of approximately $1,600,000
As a result of the investigation;
have each been charged with one count of trafficking in contraband tobacco contrary to section 121.1 of the Criminal Code.
All four accused's have been released on an Appearance Notice to appear in the Ontario Court of Justice- Dryden dated for the 14th of September, 2020
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