Last Friday, at approximately 11:20am, members of the West Nipissing Detachment of the OPP were on patrol on John Street in Sturgeon Falls.

Officers observed a pedestrian who they recognized as wanted by police. The warrant was confirmed and the female was arrested.

During the investigation, police seized a quantity of drugs suspected to be Hydromorphone.

A 28-year-old Sturgeon Falls woman is charged with:

  • Possession of a Schedule 1 Substance – Opioid

The accused is scheduled to appear before the Ontario Court of Justice in Sturgeon Falls on October 3.