HAMILTON – Man and woman facing 20+ charges in drugs and weapons investigation

Sawed off shotgun with ammunition found in suspects' vehicle.

On the 23rd August 2017, members of the Vice and Drug unit were in the area of Barnesdale Ave. N. and King St. E on an ongoing drug investigation. They located and arrested a wanted male and female in the immediate area as they entered a vehicle. The male was also wanted in relation to a previous Stolen Auto investigation where a vehicle was recovered by police. Police located and seized Fentanyl / Heroin (popcorn) and Crystal Meth on both persons. In addition police seized a sawed off shotgun with ammunition in the vehicle they were operating.

Accused: Maurice Joseph CAISSY 36 yr old male from Hamilton

Charges: Trafficking x 3, Possession of weapon contrary to order x 10, Proceeds of crime under $5000.00, Unauthorized procession of firearm, Knowledge of Unauthorized procession of firearm, Occupy motor vehicle with firearm and Transport firearm

Accused: Melissa Jayne GRAVES 22 yr old female from Hamilton

Charges: Trafficking x 4, Fail to comply recognizance x 2, Unauthorized procession of firearm, Knowledge of Unauthorized procession of firearm, Occupy motor vehicle with firearm and Transport firearm