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Weapons and drug arrests

Incident Date: 
Tuesday, July 11, 2017 - 09:45
Incident Number: 
P17049238
Location: 
Thunder Bay
Date Published: 2017-07-11

On the 8th of July 2017 just after 12:00 pm Thunder Bay Police Service Officers attended at a South side Hotel for a disturbance.

As a result of the initial complaint the Intelligence Unit executed two Controlled Drug and Substances Act Search Warrants.

More than $178,000 in illegal narcotics was seized including Crystal Methamphetamine, Methamphetamine, Crack Cocaine, Cocaine, Oxycodone pills, Xanax Pills, Psilocybin and Cannabis Resin.

A loaded shotgun, various imitation handguns and machine guns, and body armour were also located.

Facing numerous drug trafficking and weapons charges along with breach of probation is Mark BAX 39 years of Thunder Bay.

Facing charges of trafficking cocaine and unsafe storage of a firearm is Amanda DESAULNIERS 23 years N.F.A.

Both have been remanded into custody.

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