Drug Seizure Print
(Thunder Bay)
On July 16, 2009, Nishnawbe-Aski Police Drug Enforcement Unit conducted a search at the Thunder Bay International Airport.

Police seized approximately seven-thousand, two-hundred dollars ($7,200.00) worth of Percocet prescription drugs.

Thirty-one (31) year old Linda Josephine Wabano of Eabametoong First Nation (Fort Hope) has been charged with Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking. She was released on conditions and a promise to appear for court in Thunder Bay on August 27, 2009.

The prescription drugs were destined for shipment to Eabametoong First Nation, located 385 kilometers northeast of Thunder Bay.

For further information, please contact:

Sgt. Jackie George
Media Relations-Phone 807-623-2161- Ext.234
Nishnawbe-Aski Police Headquarters
Thunder Bay, Ontario