September 26, 2019 - Drug Warrant

Published by Stephanie MacRae

Published on 2019-09-26

DRUG WARRANT

Cornwall, ON – On September 25th, 2019, members of the Cornwall Police Service Street Crime Unit executed a drug warrant at a Water Street residence. As a result of the investigation, three men were taken into custody. A quantity of cocaine, heroin, fentanyl and ammunition was seized, in addition to a quantity of Canadian currency. The combined street value of the drugs and currency is estimated to be approximately $7170.00. During the investigation, two of the men had also been carrying concealed knives on them.

The men were charged as follows:

Junior Tran, 25, of Ottawa:

• Possession for the purpose of trafficking fentanyl
• Possession for the purpose of trafficking heroin
• Possession for the purpose of trafficking cocaine
• Possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose
• Careless storage of ammunition
• Possession of property obtained by crime under $5000
• Breach of recognizance x 3 (for possessing weapons, drugs and failing to notify a change of address to police)

Tyjah Smith, 24, of Ottawa:

• Possession for the purpose of trafficking fentanyl
• Possession for the purpose of trafficking heroin
• Possession for the purpose of trafficking cocaine
• Possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose x 3
• Careless storage of ammunition
• Possession of property obtained by crime under $5000

Cody Barber, 26, of Cornwall:

• Possession for the purpose of trafficking fentanyl
• Possession for the purpose of trafficking heroin
• Possession for the purpose of trafficking cocaine
• Careless storage of ammunition
• Breach of undertaking x 2 (for possessing weapons and drugs)

All three men were taken into custody on September 25th, 2019, charged accordingly and held for a bail hearing.

The Cornwall Police Service is working diligently to combat drug trafficking within the City of Cornwall and would like to remind residents about the dangers of using and selling illicit drugs. Anyone with information on illegal drug activity is encouraged to contact our anonymous tip line at 613-933-5000 ext. 2404.

“A safer Cornwall for all to enjoy.”

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