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Police Seize Pot During RIDE Check

Lambton OPP seized 200 g of marijuana from a vehicle during a RIDE check Saturday night on Venetian Blvd. in Pt. Edward.

Police say officers detected a strong pot smell coming from a Volkswagen Jetta that entered the checkpoint around 10:25pm.

The OPP arrested and charged the driver and passenger for the possession of cannabis marijuana.

The two accused have a court date on February 14, 2018.