Three persons have been arrested for drug-related offences at a LaSalle residence after an ongoing investigation led by the LaSalle Police Service Criminal Investigations Unit.
In November 2021, the LaSalle Police Service Criminal Investigations Unit launched an investigation into the suspected trafficking and possession of illicit drugs at a residence located on Abbott Street in LaSalle.
Judicial Authorization to search the residence on Abbott Street was applied for and granted.
On Wednesday, December 15th, 2021, with the assistance of the Windsor Police Service Drugs and Guns Enforcement Unit, the LaSalle Police Service executed the search warrant and three persons located inside the residence were arrested without incident.
A 39-year-old female was found to be wanted for violence-related criminal offences and was also found to be in possession of a small quantity of illicit drugs and an imitation firearm. She was arrested on the strength of the warrant and was also charged with possession of a controlled substance and five counts of failing to comply with the conditions of a release order. She was held in custody pending a bail hearing.
A 39-year-old male was arrested and charged with four counts of failing to comply with the conditions of a release order. He was held in custody pending a bail hearing.
A 29-year-old female was arrested and was found to be in possession of a small quantity of illicit drugs. She was charged with one count of possession of a controlled substance as well as one count of failing to comply with the conditions of a release order. She was released on an Undertaking with a future court date.
Trafficking illicit drugs is a serious crime that impacts our communities and the LaSalle Police Service is committed to working with the public to hold offenders responsible for their actions. For further information on the Windsor-Essex Community Opioid & Substances Strategy see their website at: http://wecoss.ca/
Anyone with information is asked to contact LaSalle Police Service at 519 969-5210 ext 2532 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 519 258-8477 (TIPS) or online at www.catchcrooks.com