Lawyer? Get Listed

A driver, whom police stopped for a suspended license, now faces several serious drug charges.

Shortly after 3 p.m. yesterday, officers with the North Bay Police Service’s Street Crime Unit stopped a vehicle on Algonquin Avenue with information that the male driver’s licence was suspended.

Following an investigation, police arrested and charged:

Wayne Thomas Kenneth Dawson, age 33, of North Bay with:

  • One count of driving while under suspension
  • Two counts of possession of a schedule II substance for the purpose of trafficking
  • One count of possession of a schedule I substance for the purpose of trafficking
  • One count of possession of property obtained by crime and
  • One count of breach of Officer in Charge undertaking.

As a result of a search following his arrest, police seized as evidence:

  • 11.4 grams of cocaine;
  • 20.6 grams of marijuana;
  • 90 methamphetamine tablets;
  • $40 in Canadian currency; and
  • drug paraphernalia.

The total street value of the drugs seized is estimated at over $2,500.

Police also seized the driver’s car as offence-related property.

Dawson was held in custody pending a bail hearing.

See full article here:



Recent Posts

DISCLAIMER: The information you obtain from this site is not, nor is it intended to be, legal advice. “” is not a law firm. You should consult an attorney for advice regarding your individual situation. Viewing this Website or even contacting us does not create an attorney-client relationship. Any information sent to Iowa Interstate Drug Lawyers through email or contact form on the Site is not secure and is done so on a non-confidential basis. Attorney listings are paid attorney advertisements and do not in any way constitute a referral or endorsement by All operators will only forward your information to attorneys who advertises in your area. See our full disclaimer HERE.