What went down in the east end yesterday

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Sault Ste. Marie Police Service Stealth Cruiser

On the 16th of August 2016 shortly after 12:30 pm City Police attended at an east end address after receiving a 911 call of a male pointing a firearm at two persons.

It is alleged that a 17-year old male got into a verbal argument with an adult male known to the accused. The incident occurred inside of the residence. The accused then pointed a sawed off rifle at the victim and threatened him. An adult female was also in the residence and witnessed this. The two victims fled the residence and called police.

Officers from Patrol Services and Emergency Services Unit attended at the address and took the accused into custody without incident. Officers from Investigation Service attended at the scene and took over the investigation. The firearm was located by officers.

As a result a 17-year old male has been charged with one count of uttering threats to cause death or bodily harm, two counts of pointing a firearm, one count of possession of a weapon for dangerous purpose, one count of possession of a firearm or ammunition contrary to a prohibition order, one count of possession of a loaded prohibited or restricted weapon and one count of breach of probation. The accused is appearing in bail court this morning.

Drug Charges
On the 17th of August at approximately 1:30 am officers from the Sault Ste. Marie Drug Enforcement Unit, Crime Suppression Unit, Emergency Services Unit and Patrol Services executed a warrant on Albion Street.

During the search officers located 28 grams of methamphetamine, 3.3 grams of heroin, 100 ml of morphine, codeine pills and drug paraphernalia. The estimated street value of the narcotics is $6,200.

As a result of the warrant two persons were taken into custody and will appear in bail court this morning.

33-year old Sara Brock of Albion Street has been charged with three counts of possession for the purpose of trafficking contrary to the Controlled Drugs and Substancesj.mar Act (CDSA), one count of possession of a controlled drug or substance contrary to the CDSA, six counts of breach of a release document for being in possession of narcotics and drug paraphernalia contrary to the Criminal Code of Canada

32-year old Brian Blevins of Albion Street has been charged with three counts of possession for the purpose for the purpose of trafficking contrary to the CDSA and one count of possession of a controlled drug or substance contrary to the CDSA