Area OPP lay sexual offense charge against Perth Man; Trio faces drug charges in North Grenville

February 28, 2018 by

opp-logo-300x241Perth Man Charged
Leeds OPP report that a Perth man is facing a sexual offense charge. Officers of the Leeds County Crime Unit of the Ontario Provincial Police are continuing the investigation into the suspect who faces a criminal charge after incidents alleged to have taken place in 2017. Police report that on February 9th, officers arrested 60 year old Francis Kelly Lowry of Perth, as a result of allegations involving Lowry and a female under the age of 18 years-old.

Lowry faces a criminal code charge of:

  • Obtain Sexual Services for Consideration from a Person under 18 years old

He was released from custody on a recognizance and is scheduled to appear in court in Brockville at a later date to answer to the charge.

Trio Facing Serious Drug Charges in North Grenville
Grenville County OPP have charged two youth and one adult with drug offences, after an investigation that very well may have gotten several dangerous drug s off of our streets. After an investigation by the force, 19 year-old John Folley was charged with trafficking ecstasy. The two others who are charged are both 17 and cannot be named.

The first is charged with:

  • Trafficking of ecstasy
  • Trafficking of cocaine
  • Trafficking of marihuana
  • Unauthorized possession of a weapon

The second faces the same charges but does not face a weapons charge.

All three are scheduled to appear in Court on March 21st.