Massive Crack Cocaine Bust in North Spirit Lake


(North Spirit Lake, ON) – On January 11, 2020, as part of an investigation a warrant was executed in North Spirit Lake First Nation by the Nishnawbe Aski Police (NAPS) Drug Enforcement Unit, NAPS Guns and Gangs Unit, NAPS Criminal Intelligence Unit,

NAPS North Spirit Lake Detachment members, along with the assistance of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Organized Crime Enforcement Bureau and the Thunder Bay Police Service Drug Enforcement Unit. As a result, drugs and cash were seized and three people were charged.


Police seized a large quantity of Crack Cocaine along with four thousand four hundred ($4,400.00) dollars in currency. The street value of the seized drugs and currency totals approximately fifty-three thousand two-hundred ($53,200.00) dollars.

An adult male and two adult females are each charged with one count of Possession of Property Obtained by Crime Under $5,000.00 and one count of Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking. All three have been released from custody on conditions and will next appear in court in North Spirit Lake First Nation on August 8, 2020. The three cannot be named at this time due to the processing of court documents.

North Spirit Lake First Nation is located approximately 550 km northwest of Thunder Bay.


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Source: NAPS


4 Replies to “Massive Crack Cocaine Bust in North Spirit Lake”

  1. Drug dealers are going to sell where the buyers are.
    North Spirit Lake has a population of 263 (wiki).
    It would seem that winter travel helps market sales for Sandy Lake ?
    Good job NAPS
    Clean heads shall prevail.

  2. 10-90-100.

    Truly disturbing when these drug dealers bring dope to the Rez to poison their own people.

    Band leaders should just string them up and feed their corpses to the wolves.

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