On November 30, 2017, at approximately 8:30 p.m., two CDSA search warrants were executed simultaneously on two apartments in a multi-dwelling building on the 100 block of Court Street South by the TBPS Intelligence Unit and Emergency Task Unit.

As a result, four people have been charged with a variety of drug-related offences as well as the seizure of $57,000 in Canadian currency, cocaine and crack cocaine with a street value of approximately $15,000 along with Percocet’s valued at $600. An imitation handgun was also located along with ammunition for a handgun were also located and seized.

The following people all appeared in court and were remanded into custody:

Abdul Wahab Sheikh, 21 years of Thunder Bay
· Possession of a Controlled Substance x 2
· Possession of Property Obtained by Crime Over $5000
· Possession of Firearm/Ammo contrary to Prohibition Order
· Breach of Probation

Bernard Owereko-Ampomah, 24 years of North York
· Possession of a Controlled Substance x 2
· Possession of Property Obtained by Crime Over $5000
· Breach of Recognizance

Jaymz Keir Hancock, 24 years of Thunder Bay
· Possession of a Controlled Substance
· Possession of Property Obtained by Crime Under $5000
· Breach of Recognizance

Christopher Manning, 35 years of Thunder Bay
· Possession of a Controlled Substance x 2
· Breach of Probation