In the summer of 2017, members of the Central Region Street Crime Unit began investigating the sale of heroin within the Niagara Region.  The investigation identified a supplier of heroin in the City of Thorold.  With the assistance of members from the St. Catharines Street Crime Unit the investigation culminated with arrests and the execution of a Controlled Drugs and Substances Act Search Warrant at an address in Thorold. 

Seized as a result was a quantity of suspected heroin, ecstasy, and marihuana as well Canadian currency and various trafficking indicators.  In addition, police located a marihuana grow operation and identified stolen property. 

Kody Mounsey was charged with the following:

  • Possession of Heroin for the Purpose of Trafficking
  • Possession of Ecstasy for the Purpose of Trafficking
  • Possession of Marihuana for the Purpose of Trafficking
  • Production of Marihuana
  • Possession of Proceeds of Crime Under $5,000 (2 counts)
  • Possession of Stolen Property Under $5,000
  • Possession of Stolen Property Over $5,000
  • Breach of Probation (2 counts)

Meagan Hyatt was charged with the following:

  • Possession of Heroin for the Purpose of Trafficking
  • Possession of Ecstasy for the Purpose of Trafficking
  • Possession of Marihuana for the Purpose of Trafficking
  • Production of Marihuana
  • Possession of Proceeds of Crime Under $5,000
  • Possession of Stolen Property Under $5,000

Mounsey and Hyatt were held pending a bail hearing on September 9th, 2017.