Major drug busts in West Nipissing
West Nipissing police were busy with several drug busts over the weekend. Four people are facing a slew of drug-related charges after police conducted three residential searches in the Sturgeon Falls area. Two of the homes were on Nipissing Street and contained drugs like crack cocaine, marijuana and methamphetamine pills. Both homes also had guns, with some of them being unauthorized. The third house was on Richer Road in Crystal Falls. There, they found 13 and a half pounds of marijuana, non-prescribed oxycodone pills and other drugs and drug paraphernalia. Police say the total street value of the drugs seized at the three homes is over $65 000.