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Police Charge Woman with Drug Trafficking

March 10, 2023

The North Bay Police Service arrested a woman on charges of drug trafficking and seized over $33,000 in illegal narcotics.

The accused in this matter is Cassandra Ann Denise HICKS, female, age 30, of North Bay, who is charged with:

  • Four counts of Possession of a Schedule I substance for the purpose of Trafficking
  • One count of Possession of a Schedule I Substance
  • Once count of Possession of proceeds of property obtained by crime under $5,000

As part of an investigation, on March 8, 2023, members of the North Bay Police Service Street Crime Unit executed a search warrant at a residence on Main Street East, North Bay. The accused was located inside the residence and arrested.

Searches by police resulted in the seizure of:

  • Approximately 41 grams of suspected fentanyl
  • Approximately 137 grams of suspected cocaine
  • Approximately 31 grams of suspected crystal methamphetamine
  • Approximately 8 grams of suspected heroin
  • Drug trafficking equipment
  • A quantity of Canadian currency

The estimated street value of the drugs seized is approximately $33,700.

The accused was held in custody pending a bail hearing at the North Bay Courthouse.