EABAMETOONG DETACHMENT CONTINUES WITH DRUG SEIZURES Print

Date of Release:  January 28, 2013

(Fort Hope, ON)  On January 25, 2013, Nishnawbe-Aski Police Service, Eabametoong Detachment investigated a woman believed to be bringing illegal drugs into Eabametoong First Nation.  

Police seized Oxycodone 80 mg prescription pills with an estimated street value of nine thousand six-hundred ($9,600.00) dollars. 

Forty-six (46) year-old Lynn Ina SUGARHEAD of Eabametoong First Nation was charged with Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking under Section 5(2) of the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act. 

SUGARHEAD was released on conditions and will appear in court in Eabametoong First Nation on March 21, 2013. 

Eabametoong First Nation is located approximately 385 km northeast of Thunder Bay. 

For further information, please contact: 

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 Sgt. Jackie George

Media Relations- Phone 807-346-6593

Nishnawbe –Aski Police Headquarters

Thunder Bay, Ontario