Crystal meth plus 140 pounds of marijuana seized, S. Dundas man and woman charged

The SD&G OPP sign at detachment headquarters in Long Sault. Zandbergen photo, Nation Valley News

Police estimate street value at $307K

SOUTH DUNDAS — A man and a woman from South Dundas face charges in connection with a March 21 drug raid police conducted at a County Rd. 7 property.

The Controlled Drugs and Substances Search Warrant yielded 140 pounds of cannabis, 336 grams of marijuana bud, 84 marijuana clone plants, nine marijuana plants, as well as hash, cannabis resin and oil plus crystal meth, according to police. The street value of the haul has been estimated at $307,000.

Matthew Munro, 29, and Mallory Lavin, 30 are individually charged with two counts apiece of Possession of a Controlled Substance for the purpose of Trafficking, according to the SD&G OPP

The local detachment reports that Munro and Lavin are also individually charged with:

• Produce a control substance (two counts for Munro, one count for Lavin);

• Possession of a controlled substance (three counts for Munro, one count for Lavin)

• Possession of property obtained by crime under $5,000.

Following their arrests, they were both released to appear May 1 in Morrisburg court.

Officers with the SD&G OPP, the Community Street Crime Unit, and the Emergency Response Team took part in the raid.