(Thunder Bay)  On October 12, 2010, members of the Nishnawbe-Aski Police Service with the assistance of the Combined Forces Organized Crime Unit executed a Controlled Drugs and Substances Act Search Warrant at a residence north of Thunder Bay.

During the search of the residence officers located 951 grams of Marihuana and one thousand one-hundred forty dollars ($1,140.00) in Canadian currency.  Officers also seized 2 adult marihuana plants and 6 firearms from the property.  The street value on the drugs seized is approximately twenty-one thousand dollars ($21,000.00).

Fify-five (55) year-old Lauritz Oliver PAJAMAKI of Conmee Township and forty-six (46) year-old James Louis WEILBRENNER of Conmee Township are each charged with Production of Marihuana, Production of Cannabis Resin, Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking and Careless Storage of Firearms.

For further information, please contact:

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