After a two-day investigation, one Fort Frances woman faces numerous charges.
The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Rainy River Detachment along with OPP North West Region Emergency Response Team and Treaty Three Police Service conducted a drug investigation from May 22 to May 23, 2022, within the Rainy River District.
As the result of a traffic stop and the execution of a search warrant at a residence in Fort Frances, Ontario, police seized a quantity of fentanyl, Xanax, hydromorphone, methamphetamine, a prohibited weapon (taser) and evidence of drug trafficking.
As a result of the investigation, Jade MORRISON (30) of Fort Frances, Ontario faces numerous charges under the Criminal Code of Canada (CC) including:
Possession of a Schedule 1 Substance for the Purpose of Trafficking - Methamphetamine, contrary to sec. 5(2)
Possession of a Schedule 1 Substance for the Purpose of Trafficking - Fentanyl, contrary to sec. 5(2)
Possession of a Schedule 1 Substance for the Purpose of Trafficking - Hydromorphone, contrary to sec. 5(2)
Possession of a prohibited device or ammunition, contrary to sec. 92(2)
Fail to Comply with a Release Order, contrary to sec. 145(5)(a)
Jade MORRISON is currently in custody and is awaiting a bail hearing.
North West Region OPP asks anyone with information to contact OPP at 1-888-310-1122. You can also provide information anonymously by contacting Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or online at www.ontariocrimestoppers.ca.