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Marijuana/Child Bust

June 29, 2013 permalink

When Oshawa police made a marijuana bust, children's aid got a bonus of four children, all to be supported at taxpayer expense.



Oshawa kids removed by Children's Aid after south end drug bust

OSHAWA -- Four children have been removed by the Children's Aid Society from an Oshawa home after a bust in their home netted $46,000 in drugs.

Armed with a search warrant, police entered the south Oshawa home on June 21. They seized 32 marijuana plants, marijuana sealed in bags, crystal meth and cash.

Four children in the home, whose age ranged from one to 12, were placed in the care of the Children's Aid Society.

A 35-year-old man and a 29-year-old Oshawa woman have been charged with trafficking and producing drugs. Police are withholding their names to protect the identity of the children.

Anyone with new information regarding the investigation is asked to contact Const. Richer at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 1756.

Anonymous tips can be made to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or online at Tipsters are eligible for a cash reward of up to $2,000.

Source: Metroland/Durham Region
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