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.

Originating Service: Nishnawbe-Aski Police Service

Date of Release: February 14, 2012

(Thunder Bay, ON) On February 14, 2012, members from the NAPS Drug Enforcement Unit and Uniform along with the Organized Crime Enforcement Bureau successfully executed a Controlled Drugs and Substances Act search warrant in Cat Lake First Nation.

Police seized approximately eight (8) Oxycodone 80mg prescription pills with a northern street value of three thousand eight hundred forty ($3,840.00) dollars, two thousand five hundred ($2,500.00) dollars in Canadian Currency, and numerous debt lists.

Fifty-five (55) year-old Percy OOMBASH has been charged with Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking Oxycodone and Breach of Undertaking.

OOMBASH was released on conditions and will next appear in court on June 26, 2012, in Cat Lake.

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

For Further Information Contact:

Sgt. Jackie George

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Nishnawbe –Aski Police Headquarters

Thunder Bay, Ontario