Members of the Dryden OPP executed a search warrant in the City of Dryden on April 7, 2021, and as a result, laid six charges on a Dryden man.

Police say on April 7 at approximately 11:50 p.m. they executed a search warrant as part of an investigation into the sale of illegal drugs. As a result, officers seized a number of drugs including cocaine, crystal methamphetamine and morphine. Police also located other drug paraphernalia and approximately $2400 in cash.

As a result; 38-year-old, Andrew Walmsley of Dryden, ON has been charged with the following offences:

  • Possession of a Schedule I substance for the purpose of trafficking- Methamphetamine - Controlled Drugs and Substances Act 5(2)
  • Possession of a Schedule I substance for the purpose of trafficking- Other Drugs- Controlled Drugs and Substances Act 5(2) x2
  • Possession of a Schedule III substance for the purpose of trafficking- Controlled Drugs and Substances Act 5(2)
  • Possession of a Schedule I substance- Cocaine - Controlled Drugs and Substances Act 4(1)
  • Possession of proceeds of property obtained by crime under $5000- in Canada - Criminal Code 354(1)(a)
  • Fail to comply with probation order - Criminal Code 733.1(1) x2

The accused was released from custody and is scheduled to attend the Ontario Court of Justice- Dryden on May 10th, 2021 to answer to the above charges.