At approximately 11:00 pm on May 19th, City Police attended to the Bellevue Park area regarding suspicious activity in the area. Further investigation revealed 2 persons in a parked vehicle allegedly smoking marihuana.
Officers were able to detect a strong odour of marihuana coming from the vehicle and further observations enabled them to locate a bong in the back seat of the vehicle as well as a bag of marihuana in the vehicle.
Charged with possession of a controlled substance was 18 year old Hannah Derrer of 139 Stanley St. as well as 19 year old Ty Cobb of 89 Birch Point Dr. in Echo Bay. They will be appearing in Provincial Court on June 22nd.