MIDDLESEX COUNTY, ONT. -- Provincial police seized about a dozen different types of drugs from a property in Ripley, Ont. on Thursday with a total value of just over $73,000.

According to South Bruce OPP, police searched a property on James Street and seized a variety of drugs including:

  • cocaine
  • methamphetamine
  • ketamine, Oxycodone
  • psilocybin
  • benzodiazepine
  • lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD),
  • dextroamphetamine
  • synthetic cathinones (bath salts)
  • methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA)
  • marijuana, shatter and cannabis edibles

Police also seized two guns, a Savage Model 65 non-restricted rifle and a stolen Ruger Blackhawk 357 handgun, as well as cash, digital scales, cell phones, debt lists and packaging material.

A 20-year-old Huron-Kinloss Township man has subsequently been charged with;

  • nine counts of possession for the purpose of trafficking
  • possession of cannabis for the purpose of distributing
  • possession of cannabis for the purpose of selling
  • possession of MDMA
  • five firearms-related counts

He is scheduled to answer to the charges in court in August.