COMBINED FORCES DRUG UNIT SEIZE DRUGS AT THUNDER BAY AIRPORT Print

(Thunder Bay) On January 14, 2011, Nishnawbe-Aski Police Service Drug Enforcement Unit members along with the Combined Forces Organized Crime Unit charged a woman after seizing illegal substances under the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act at the Thunder Bay International Airport.

Thirty-nine (39) year-old Rita Julia GRAY of Cat Lake First Nation has been charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance after police seized both Oxycodone and Hydro-Morphine pills.  A total northern street value for the seized drugs is approximately five thousand forty dollars ($5,040.00).

GRAY was released on an Appearance Notice for court in Thunder Bay on February 17, 2011.

Cat Lake First Nation is approximately 550 km northwest of Thunder Bay.

The Combined Forces Organized Crime Unit consists of members from The Nishnawbe-Aski Police Service, The Thunder Bay Police Service, The O.P.P.- Organized Crime Enforcement Bureau, The R.C.M.P., and The Anishinabek Police Service.

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For Further Information Contact:
Sgt. Jackie George
Media Relations- Phone 807-346-6593
Nishnawbe -Aski Police Headquarters
Thunder Bay, Ontario