Press Release – Waswanipi Qc, July 4, 2024


Waswanipi, Qc – July 4, 2024 – Members of the Eeyou Eenou Police Force of the Waswanipi detachment along with members of the Sûreté du Québec executed a search warrant at 00:00 (midnight) on a house in the community of Waswanipi.

More than half an ounce of cocaine and over $300 in Canadian currency related to the offence was found and seized.

One male and one female were arrested and are facing charges of Trafficking in Substance; and Possession for Purpose of Trafficking under the Controlled Drugs and Substance Act. Both suspects were released with a promise to appear in court.

The Eeyou Eenou Police Force appreciates the public for their participation in this successful drug operation. We look forward to continuing this work with you to make our community a safer and healthier place to live.