Windsor Police: Alleged drug dealer faces 18 drug...
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Feb 05, 2016  |  Vote 0    0

Windsor Police: Alleged drug dealer faces 18 drug and firearms charges


The Windsor Police Drug and Gun Enforcement Unit (DIGS) raided a Pelissier Street residence and arrested a 35-year-old Windsor man  Wednesday.

At approximately 4 pm February 3 police observed the suspect driving in a vehicle near the residence. DIGS officers, with the assistance of members of the Emergency Service Unit, stopped the vehicle in the area of Pelissier and Ellis Street West and arrested him. Following a search of the man officers seized 30.3 grams of methamphetamine and $215 in cash.

Members of DIGS, ESU, and the K-9 Unit executed a search warrant at the Pelissier residence at around 6:30 pm. A search of the residence resulted in the seizure of two black pellet handguns, 55 Lisdexamfetamine capsules, five Hydromorphone tablets, nine Nabilone capsules, and three functioning digital scales.

The suspect was on probation with conditions to abstain from the possession any illegal substances as defined by the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act from previous convictions. He was also on probation with conditions to abstain from owning, possessing or carrying any weapon, as defined by the Criminal Code of Canada for previous convictions.

Jasson Vanoorschot, 35, is charged with two counts of Possession of a Controlled Substance for the Purposes of Trafficking, two counts of Possession of a Controlled Substance, two count of Breach of Probation, and 12 counts of Possession of Firearm while Prohibited.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Windsor Police at 519-255-6700 ext. 4361, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 519-258-8477 (TIPS), online at, or submit a tip on Facebook.

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