(FORT FRANCES, ON) – Members of the Rainy River District Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Crime Unit, and the Community Street Crime Unit (CSCU), commenced an investigation into an assault with a weapon allegation.
As part of the investigation, a search warrant was conducted at a local Fort Frances hotel room. Officers located a quantity of Crystal Methamphetamine, suspected Fentanyl and a quantity of cash. Officers further located a number of weapons in the room.
Sean BRAGG, 33 years of age, of Fort Frances, has been charged with the following offences:
Assault with a Weapon contrary to section 267(a) of the Criminal Code
Possession of a Weapon for a Dangerous Purpose contrary to section 88 of the Criminal Code
Possession Property Obtained by Crime Under $5000 contrary to section 354(1)(a) of the Criminal Code
Possession of A Schedule I Substance contrary to section 4(1) of the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act (CDSA)
Possession of a Schedule I Substance for the Purpose of Trafficking contrary to section 5(2) of the CDSA.
He is being held in custody pending a bail hearing at the Ontario Court of Justice in Fort Frances on May 22, 2018.
Source: OPP Media Release