London, Ontario – A man and a woman are facing charges after search warrants executed yesterday yielded a loaded firearm, cash, cocaine and MDMA.
On Wednesday, June 10, 2020, members of the London Police Service Guns and Drugs Section, with the assistance of members of the Sarnia Police Service, executed search warrants at residences on Culver Drive in London and Confederation Line in Sarnia, as well as on a vehicle.
The following items were seized:
Loaded 9mm handgun;
57 grams of cocaine, value $5,700
20 grams of MDMA, value $1,000
Approximately $5,800 in cash
As a result of the investigation, Jermaine Spencer, 32, of Etobicoke, and Malika Frater, 32, of Barrie, are jointly charged with the following Criminal Code of Canada and Controlled Drugs and Substances Act offences:
Two counts of possession of a Schedule I substance for the purpose of trafficking;
Possess loaded/unloaded regulated firearm;
Possess restricted or prohibited firearm knowingly not holding a licence and registration certificate; and
Occupy motor vehicle with firearm.
Jermain Spencer is also charged with:
Possession of a firearm or ammunition contrary to prohibition order; and
Two counts of careless storage of a firearm, weapon, prohibited device or ammunition;
Malika Frater is also charged with:
Two counts of handle firearm, weapon, prohibited device or ammunition in a careless manner.
Jermain Spencer is expected to appear in London court today in relation to the charges, while Malika Frater has an upcoming court date of September 4, 2020.
The Guns and Drugs Section is comprised of members of the London Police Service and Ontario Provincial Police. This investigation has been made possible by a grant from the Ministry of the Solicitor General.
Anyone with information in relation to this incident is asked to call the London Police Service at (519) 661-5670 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477). Information can also be sent in online anonymously to www.londoncrimestoppers.com
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