Drugs on wheels wheeled

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Police have charged three people with a variety of offences after making a traffic stop last Tuesday in Lucknow.

A little after 10 p.m., members of the South- Bruce OPP and OPP Community Street Crime Unit checked a silver Chrysler 200 on Campbell St. in Lucknow. Officers found a quantity of illegal drugs in the vehicle.

A 31-year-old man from Brockton was charged with possession of a controlled substance, personation and two counts of failure to comply with a recognizance. He was held in custody pending the results of a show cause hearing set for Oct. 12.

A 26-year-old woman, from West Perth, was charged with possession of a controlled substance and personation. She was held in custody pending the results of a bail hearing that was also set for Oct. 12.

Additionally, a 25-year-old man from Morris-Turnberry Twp. was charged with possession of a controlled substance, as well as driving with open liquor. He is scheduled to appear in court Nov. 1.