Huntsville OPP Investigation Leads to Drug Seizure
On October 13th members from the Huntsville OPP Detachment initiated an investigation in the Selkirk Drive area of Huntsville. Officers located a vehicle occupied by a lone male driver and as a result of a roadside investigation, arrested the driver for possession of drugs for the purpose of trafficking.
Officers seized approximately 52 grams of suspected cocaine, 129 grams of cannabis, 2.5 grams of Fentanyl, 7 Percocet pills, 1 litre of codeine cough syrup, cannabis edibles and over $8500 in Canadian Currency.
Please see attached picture of items seized.
The driver a 22 year old Huntsville man, Grady Kay was charged with the following:
- 3 counts of possession of schedule I substance- opioid for the purposes of trafficking contrary to section 5(2) of the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act.
- Possession of schedule I substance- cocaine for the purposes of trafficking contrary to section 5(2) of the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act.
- 2 counts of possession of cannabis for the purpose of selling contrary to section 10(2) of the Cannabis Act.
- Have care or control of a motor vehicle with cannabis readily available contrary to section 12(1) of the Cannabis Control Act.
- Have care or control of a motor vehicle with liquor readily available contrary to section 32(1) of the Liquor Licence Act.
Kay was released and will be appearing in the Ontario Court of Justice, Huntsville Ontario, on December 2nd, 2020 to answer to his charges.
Huntsville OPP remains committed to serve our province by protecting its citizens, upholding the law and preserving public safety.