Officers responded to a theft complaint Oct. 9 at about 9 p.m. on Leslie Street. Police learned that the suspect allegedly stole several hundred dollars from a female acquaintance. When officers approached the suspect, he tried to throw away the cocaine.
After he was arrested, he as found to be on a probation order with the specific conditions to keep the peace and be of good behaviour and not have any non-prescription drugs.
He was charged with possession for the purpose of trafficking, theft under $5,000, possession of property obtained by crime and three counts of breach of probation.