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Lennox and Addington OPP charge two men with drug trafficking

Two men are facing a long list of charges after a recent arrest by the Lennox and Addington OPP. OPP

Two men are facing a laundry list of charges after a recent arrest at the hands of the Lennox and Addington County OPP’s community street crime unit.

Police say a search warrant was issued on Sept. 21 at a home on Edmon Street in Deseronto.

According to police, more than 100 grams of cocaine were found as well as a loaded handgun and ammunition, an air pistol, a taser, a spiked baseball bat, and other items. A quantity of cash was also seized.

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Robert Pammett, 35, of Deseronto, and Christopher Derrett, 41, of Belleville, were arrested and charged with:

  • possession of a schedule I substance for the purpose of trafficking
  • possession of loaded, prohibited or restricted firearm
  • unauthorized possession of a prohibited or restricted firearm
  • possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose
  • possession of a firearm knowing serial number has been tampered with
  • possession of a prohibited device or ammunition (two counts)
  • possession of a firearm or of ammunition contrary to a prohibition order (three counts)
  • possession of proceeds of property obtained by crime under $5,000

Both individuals were held in custody pending a bail hearing.

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