The Community Street Crime Unit (CSCU) of the Caledon Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) led the execution of a warrant, which resulted with an arrest and drug trafficking-related charges.
Between March and April 2022, officers from the Caledon CSCU conducted a drug trafficking investigation. As a result, a warrant was obtained for various locations.
As a result, the following items were seized:
• Suspected cocaine
• Cell phone
• Other property
Joseph METE, 41, of Caledon was charged with:
• Possession of a Schedule I substance for the purpose of trafficking – cocaine
• Traffick in Schedule I substance – cocaine
• Possession of proceeds of property obtained by crime under $5000
The accused was held for a Bail Hearing.
For anyone with additional information are asked to contact the Caledon OPP Community Street Crime Unit at 905-284-2241 or toll-free at 1-888-310-1122. You can also provide information anonymously by contacting Peel Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or online at www.peelcrimestroppers.ca.