Attawapiskat First Nation: Drug Seizure Print

On June 1st, 2009 Nishnawbe-Aski Police arrested a female who was wearing a home made belt containing marijuana.

The drugs seized had an estimated street value of seventeen thousand, nine hundred and twenty dollars ($ 17, 920.00).

Sixty (60)-year -old Sarah Tookate of Attawapiskat is charged with Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking.

Sarah Tookate is in custody and will appear for bail court on June 5th, 2009 at Cochrane, Ontario.

For further information, please contact:

Sgt. Bob Baxter
Media Relations- Phone 807-623-2161- Ext.241
Nishnawbe -Aski Police Headquarters
Thunder Bay, Ontario