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Thursday June 9th, 2011

Posted at 10:55am

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Windsor Police have charged 33 year old Michael Clairmont with Possession of a Controlled Substance for the Purpose of Trafficking, after  seizing a large quantity of marihuana on the city’s west side last week.

At 12:30 am on Friday, June 3, 2011, uniformed WPS officers received anonymous information that a suspect driving a gold coloured Lincoln would be delivering a large quantity of marihuana to a residence in the 1100 block of Wellington Road. in the City of Windsor.

Uniformed officers attended the area in an attempt to locate the vehicle.  At 12:50 am, uniformed officers observed a vehicle matching the description driving in the area.  They watched the vehicle as it pulled up in front of a house in the 1100 block of Wellington Road.  The lone male driver exited the vehicle and proceeded to the trunk where he retrieved a large black “hockey bag” which appeared to be full.  The officers converged on the suspect as he began walking toward the house and placed him under arrest without incident.

A subsequent search of the hockey bag revealed a large number of vacuum sealed bags containing cannabis marihuana.  Further investigation revealed that the bag contained 9023 grams of marihuana equating to a street value of $90230.00.

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