One person is facing a drug possession charge after Brant County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) members responded to a suspicious person call over the weekend.
Officers attended an address on Highway 54 after a concerned citizen reported an unknown person walking on their property at approximately 11:06 a.m. on Saturday April 8, 2023.
Police attended the area but were not able to make contact with the person. Citizens contacted police a short time later with updated information and police were able to locate and arrest the person.
Police have charged Robert Laroy PATTERSON, 46-years-old from Ohsweken with the following offences:
· Possession of a Schedule I Substance – Opioid (other than heroin) and
· Enter premises when entry prohibited.
The accused has been released from police custody and is scheduled to appear in the Ontario Court of Justice located in Brantford, Ontario at a later date.