Couple Charged with Car Theft & Fentanyl Possssion

From Brantford Police:

On Thursday June 27, 2019 just before 9:00 p.m. Community Patrol Officers observed a vehicle traveling on Henrietta Street by William Street.

Information was received that the vehicle had been reported stolen from another jurisdiction.Officers observed a female driver and a male passenger.

The vehicle continued and at one point pulled over to the side of the road where the occupants switched seats and drove away.

Officers were able to successfully stop the vehicle and arrest the occupants.

While dealing with the accused a small amount of suspected fentanyl was located.

As a result of the investigation a 21 year old Hagersville woman is charged with Possession of Stolen Property Over $5000 and Breach of Probation under the Criminal Code.

She is further charged with Drive Motor Vehicle – No Licence under the Highway Traffic Act.

A 23 year old Jarvis male has been charged with Possession of Stolen Property Over $5000 under the Criminal Code and Possession of a Controlled Substance under the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act.