Three Arrested In Fort Frances

Posted on Friday, March 9, 2018 09:43 AM

Three people are facing several charges following an incident in downtown Fort Frances last night.

OPP says a 35-year-old man from Morson, a 29-year-old woman from Anishinaabeg of Naongashiing First Nation and a 19-year-old man from Winnipeg were arrested without incident during what police describe as a high risk traffic stop along the 200 block of Scott Street.

Police says the arrests relate to an investigation into drug and firearm offences.

Several OPP units were involved including their Community Street Crime Unit, Organized Crime Enforcement Bureau and Emergency Response Team.

All three are making court appearances today.