The Stormont Dundas & Glengarry (SD&G) Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) has charged a driver and passenger with possession of a handgun and illegal drugs.
On Nov. 16, shortly after 6:30 p.m., OPP officers stopped a motor vehicle for excessive speed on county Rd 34 in South Glengarry. An investigation led to the seizure of multiple items, including suspected cocaine, suspected hashish and a 22-calibre handgun.
Robin Rozon, 44, and Jeremy Rozon, 42, both from North Glengarry, Ontario were arrested and charged with the following:
- Possession of prohibited or restricted firearm with ammo
- Possession of a firearm, prohibited or restricted weapon obtain by crime
- Possession of weapon for dangerous purpose, CC 88 - two counts
- Careless storage of firearm, weapon, prohibited device or ammunition - two counts
- Knowledge of unauthorized possession of firearm
- Possession of a schedule I substance for the purpose of trafficking - cocaine
- Possessing cannabis for the purpose of selling
- Possession unmarked cigarettes
Robin Rozon was further charged with:
- Possession of firearm or ammunition contrary to prohibition order - nine counts
- Operation while impaired - alcohol and drugs
- Fail to comply with probation order
- Drive vehicle or boat with cannabis readily available
- Driving motor vehicle with liquor readily available
- Drive motor vehicle - perform stunt - excessive speed
Jeremy Rozon was further charged with three counts of possession of firearm or ammunition contrary to prohibition order contrary to the Criminal Code.
The two accused individuals were both remanded into custody and are scheduled to appear at the Ontario Court of Justice in Cornwall at a later date.