On Thursday February 17, 2011 at approximately 9:40 p.m. members of the GEU and PWEU initiated a drug and weapon-related investigation and conducted two search warrants in Oshawa homes, which led to the arrest of three suspects. Several prohibited weapons, including a handgun, a electric shock stun gun, a police-style baton, flick knife and two bullet-proof vests were seized. Officers also confiscated various quantities of drugs, drug-paraphernalia, cash, electronic devices and ammunition. During one of the two search warrants a small marihuana grow-up was discovered. The total value of illicit drugs seized exceeds $73,000 and over $6800 in cash was also seized.
Jason WILSON, age 20 of Birkdale Court in Oshawa; Brandon FEARN, age 22 of Eulalie Avenue in Oshawa and Amanda JEWELL, age 22 of Park Road South in Oshawa are charged with numerous drug and weapon-related offences. All three accused were held for a bail hearing.
A warrant has been issued for the arrest of Jennifer CHOMNIAK, age 31, of Eulalie Avenue in Oshawa for drug and weapon-related offences.