Drugs seized and charges laid following search warrant execution in Centretown

Posted On Friday September 24, 2021

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Friday, September 24, 2021 11:15 am

(Ottawa) – On September 23, 2021, the Ottawa Police Centretown Neighbourhood Resource Team (NRT) executed a search warrant in an apartment located in the 400 block of Mcleod Street. As a result, one man was arrested and is now facing charges. 

Earlier in the month, Ottawa Police Centretown NRT began an investigation into a man who had threaten to shoot a woman with a gun. A search warrant was obtained and executed.

Over 2.9 lbs (1.3 kg) of illegal methamphetamine (controlled substance), as well as a pellet gun were seized on scene.

The Centretown Neighbourhood Resource Team has charged Claude A. TREMBLAY, 47 years old, of Ottawa with:   

  • Possession of a Schedule I Substance for Trafficking
  • Uttering threats of death or bodily harm

 TREMBLAY is scheduled to appear in court today.

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