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Sauble Beach man faces slew of drug-related charges after traffic stop

Handcuffs in the undated file photo. Handcuffs in the undated file photo.
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An unauthorized licence plate sparked the interest of a Huronia West Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officer on Tuesday at 11:20 a.m.

Police stopped the vehicle on 33-34 Sideroad in Nottawsaga in Clearview and noticed an open bottle of alcohol.

A search of the car turned up almost 472 grams of suspected methamphetamine and a prohibited knife.

A 37-year-old Sauble Beach man was charged with:

  • Unauthorized Possession of Weapon
  • Trafficking in Schedule I Substance - Methamphetamine
  • Trafficking in Schedule I Substance for the purpose of Trafficking- Methamphetamine
  • Fail to comply with undertaking x2
  • Fail to comply with prohibition order x2

The vehicle has been impounded for 45 days and the accused was held for bail.

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