Male Charged with Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking
On September 8, 2019 officers with the Patrol Services Unit of the Sault Ste. Marie Police Service arrested 24 year old William Elie of Queen Street West for possession for the purpose of trafficking.
On the morning of September 8, 2019 police identified a vehicle with an unattached plate. Officers conducted a traffic stop. The accused was driving and it was determined he is a suspended driver.
He was taken into custody and a search of his person was conducted. Police found the accused to be in the possession of approximately eight (8) grams of methamphetamine, four (4) grams of cocaine, 15 Percocet pills and a small amount of green powder believed to be Fentanyl.
Officers then conducted a search of the accused’s vehicle and found packaging material, a scale, a can of mace and a stolen watch. The accused is charged with the following:
- Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking x4
- Unauthorized Possession of a Weapon
- Possession of a Weapon for Dangerous Purpose
- Occupant of Motor Vehicle Knowing There was Prohibited or Restricted Weapon
- Possession of Stolen Property
- Breach of Probation
He was held for bail court.
Male Charged with Possession of Stolen Property
On September 9, 2019 officers with the Patrol Services Unit of the Sault Ste. Marie Police Service arrested 52 year old Barrie Premo of Queen Street East for possession of stolen property.
On August 2, 2019 police were informed a Honda dirt bike was stolen. As a result of an investigation police were able to locate the stolen dirt bike in a storage unit registered to the accused. While conducting the search of the storage unit officers located an electric scooter reported stolen on August 21, 2019, two long guns and ammunition.
The accused was taken into custody on September 9, 2019. He is charged with two counts of possession of stolen property, two counts of unauthorized possession of a firearm and three counts of careless storage. He was held for bail court.