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Police seize drugs bound for jail

NEWS RELEASE SAULT STE. MARIE POLICE SERVICE ********************* On August 27, 2014, at 12:37 p.m.



On August 27, 2014, at 12:37 p.m., officers from the city police drug unit arrested and charged 24-year-old Katrina Aubertin of Chapple Avenue with possession of a controlled substance for the purpose of trafficking. 

It is alleged that on August 26, 2014, the accused attended at the Algoma Treatment and Remand Centre with clothing for an inmate. 

Inspection of the clothing by ATRC employees revealed a large number of individual rolling papers smeared with what is believed to be cannabis resin.

The rolling papers had been concealed in the clothing.

The accused will appear in court on September 29, 2014.

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