Two Brantford residents now face drug related charges.

Last week, the Brantford Police Street Crime Unit stopped a vehicle near Henry Street and Empey Street in East Brantford.

The occupants of the vehicle, a man and a woman, were suspected by Police to be involved with drug trade within Brant.

According to the report released by Police the following day, the female occupant was released unconditionally with no charges.

Later, Police executed a Controlled Drugs and Substances Act warrant while at a Henry Street address. There, a woman was arrested and taken into custody.

As per the report, “Police located 543 grams of marijuana with a street value of $3,000, 2 grams of Crystal Methamphetamine with a street value of $300, 232 Oxycodone pills (Percocets) with a street value of $2,330, two switch blade knives and one set of brass knuckles. The police also seized $945 in cash as proceeds of crime.”

The man found in the vehicle on Henry Street was also involved with two separate probationary orders, banning him from the procession of any weapon for life.

Steven Alexander Vucenovic, 29, and Lindsay Anne Abram, 26, of Henry Street, in Brantford are now facing intensive charges as follow:

Possession of a Controlled Substance for the Purpose of Trafficking – Marijuana.

Possession of a Controlled Substance for the Purpose of Trafficking – Oxycodone.

Possession of a Controlled Substance – Marijuana.

Possession of a Controlled Substance – Methamphetamine.

Possession of a Controlled Substance – Oxycodone.

Possession of a Prohibited Weapon – Switch Blade.

Proceeds of Crime.

VUCENOVIC is also charged with:

Two counts of Breach Weapons Prohibition Order.

Both parties were held in custody until a bail hearing could be held.

The Brantford Police Service would like to remind everyone that information leading to or helping to arrest someone trafficking drugs should be passed on to the Brantford Police Service Street Crime Unit immediately.

“Tipsters who wish to remain anonymous are asked to contact Brant-Brantford Crime Stoppers at 519-750-8477 or 1-800-222-8477.”

About The Author

Nathanael Lewis is the Brantford Manager of Operations [BMO], based out of the WLUSP Brantford office. Before becoming the BMO, Nathanael was a volunteer with The Sputnik and eventually became the News Editor. He is currently in the Honours Journalism program at Laurier Brantford, looking to graduate in 2016. Nathanael enjoys spending time with his fiance and biking along the Grand River trails.

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