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Monday October 26th, 2015

Posted at 4:53pm

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A Leamington man is facing multiple charges after a traffic stop.

OPP say that officers encountered a vehicle that was stopped in the middle Fox Street in Lemaingrton on October 24th, 2015. They say the vehicle has a passenger but no driver.

Police made attempts to speak to the passenger, but were unsuccessful due to the male passenger being unresponsive. EMS was called to the scene and the male was taken to a local hospital for treatment.

Officers located approximately 2.05 grams of suspected cocaine, less than 1 gram of suspected crystal methamphetamine, approximately 12.28 grams of suspected marihuana, and several break and enter tools.

The driver of the vehicle, 25-year-old Jesse Butt was located and charged with possession of a schedule i substance—cocaine, possession of a schedule i substance—methamphetamine, possession of a schedule ii substance—marihuana under 30 grams, possession of break in instruments and fail to comply with recognizance.

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