Wheatley drug bust nets drugs, guns


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A drug bust in Wheatley by Chatham-Kent police pulled a quantity of drugs and guns off the streets.

Recently, members of the Chatham-Kent Police Service Intelligence and Drug Enforcement Unit, along with the Critical Incident Response Team executed a search warrant at a residence in Wheatley.

Drugs (crack cocaine, cocaine, oxycodone pills, marijuana), drug paraphernalia and firearms were located within the house and seized by police for evidence.

As a result of the search warrant, a 57-year-old Wheatley man was arrested and charged with the following:

  • Possession of a Controlled Substance
  • Possession of a Controlled Substance for the Purpose of Trafficking
  • Careless Storage of a Firearm x 4

He was taken into custody and later released with a court date of May 11.




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