Drug bust

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WINCH­ESTER — Three peo­ple are fac­ing var­i­ous charges af­ter SDG OPP, along with the street crime unit and emer­gency re­sponse team, con­ducted a search of a Beach Street prop­erty on Thurs­day. Po­lice said of­fi­cers seized quan­ti­ties of crys­tal metham­phetamines and mar­i­juana; along with weapons – a ba­ton, hatchet, knife and pel­let guns – and Cana­dian cur­rency. Christo­pher McRoberts, 40, of North Dun­das, was charged with possession of a con­trolled sub­stance for the pur­pose of traf­fick­ing, the Cannabis Act charge of possession of il­licit cannabis, two counts of possession of a weapon for a dan­ger­ous pur­pose and two counts of fail­ing to com­ply with an un­der­tak­ing. He was held in po­lice cus­tody pend­ing a bail hear­ing in Corn­wall court. Randy Froats, 23, of South Dun­das, was charged with possession of a con­trolled sub­stance, unau­tho­rized possession of a weapon, possession of break-in in­stru­ments and two counts of fail­ing to com­ply with an un­der­tak­ing. He was held in po­lice cus­tody pend­ing a bail hear­ing in Corn­wall court. Court­ney Robinson, 30, of Prescott, Ont., was charged with possession of a con­trolled sub­stance and the Cannabis Act charge of possession of il­licit cannabis. She was re­leased from po­lice cus­tody to ap­pear in Mor­ris­burg court on Jan. 8.

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