Ottawa man charged with drug offences

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Thursday, March 10, 2018      3:00pm   

(Ottawa) — On Wednesday May 9th in the afternoon, the Ottawa Police Service Street Crime Unit executed a search warrant at an apartment in the 100 block of Carillon Street and arrested and charged an adult male after an investigation into drug trafficking activity.

Several area residents had filed complaints about the activity from the apartment.

A variety of drugs were seized during the search and arrest including a purple putty-like substance believed to contain Fentanyl.

All drugs seized are still to be analyzed by Health Canada.

Steven MAVIS, (male) 55 years old of Ottawa was charged as follows:

  • Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking a Schedule 1 substance (Fentanyl), Sec 5(2) CDSA
  • Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking a Schedule 1 substance (Cocaine), Sec 5(2) CDSA 
  • Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking a Schedule 1 substance (Crack Cocaine), Sec 5(2) CDSA   
  • Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking a Schedule 1 substance (Hydromorphone), Sec 5(2) CDSA x 6
  • Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking schedule I substance (Dextroamphetamine), Sec 5(2) CDSA
  • Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking a Schedule 1 substance (Oxycocet), Sec 5(2) CDSA 
  • Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking a Schedule II substance (Cannabis), Sec 5(2) CDSA
  • Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking schedule III substance (Methylphenidate), Sec 5(2) CDSA
  • Possession of Proceeds of Crime Under $5000.00, Sec 355(b) CCC x 2
  • Drive while Disqualified, Sec 259(4)(a), CCC x 1

He appeared in court this morning.

Drugs seized:

  • Fentanyl (Purple Silly Putty formula)
  • Cocaine                                                    
  • Crack Cocaine                                                                                                      
  • Hydromorphone (Dilaudid)                                 
  • Oxycocet
  • Cannabis Marihuana                                                                                            
  • Dextroamphetamine sulphate (Dexedrine)
  • Methylphenidate (Biphentin)       
  • A vial containing an unknown liquid                                

Property seized:

  • 6 Digital Scales
  • 3 Cell phones
  • Drug packing materials
  • Canadian Currency

Anyone with information regarding drug complaints is encouraged to contact the Ottawa Police at 613-236-1222 ext. 7300. Reports can be made online at Ottawapolice.ca. Anonymous tips can be submitted by calling Crime Stoppers toll-free at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), or by downloading the Ottawa Police app. 

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