Border o icers ind drugs in overseas shipment
Border Services Agency o icers in Ottawa found a host of illegal drugs in a cargo shipment from China earlier this summer. A July 27 shipment at the Ottawa Cargo Services O ice contained two boxes with a total of 51 bottles of PVC pellets. O icers X-rayed them and found one concealed packages, which they sent to a laboratory for testing. Testing revealed three amphetamine stimulants, several synthetic drugs, one fentanyl analogue and two ketamine analogues. The drugs were seized but no one has been arrested or charged. The province’s Special Investigations Unit is investigating a police-involved shooting in Ottawa. The SIU says two police o icers got in an altercation with two males in the east end Tuesday. The o icers ired their weapons and wounded both men, who were treated for their injuries and taken into custody. Anyone with information or video evidence is urged to contact the agency.
The SIU investigates all reports involving police where there is death, serious injury or allegations of sexual assault.