Brockville - On Saturday, April 20, 2013, an officer of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), Highway Enforcement Team (HET) conducted a traffic stop on Highway 401 east bound, east of Reynolds Road in the Leeds and Thousand Islands Township.
A 2007 black Allure, driven by Aaron Andrew DERINGER, 21 of Ottawa was stopped for a Highway Traffic Act (HTA) offence. Upon further investigation, the vehicle was searched and found to contain 11.55 kilograms of Cocaine with an estimated street value of $500,000.
The driver was arrested and charged with:
1. Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking - Cocaine
2. Possession of a Marihuana
3. Possession of a Restricted Drug
He was held in custody to appear in the Ontario Court of Justice, Brockville.