Kingston Police have arrested a woman and seized a large quantity of crystal methamphetamine with an estimated street value of $70,000.
According to police, on Thursday, Apr. 1, 2021, members of the Kingston Police Drug Enforcement Unit (DEU) arrested the woman for possession for the purpose of trafficking crystal methamphetamine. The Kingston Police Emergency Response Team assisted in the arrest, executing a Controlled Drugs and Substances Act search warrant. With the warrant executed, the DEU officers searched the woman’s residence and located a large quantity of crystal methamphetamine, Canadian currency, and evidence of drug trafficking, such as weight scales and baggies for packaging drugs. The search warrant was executed during the day on Cliff Crescent.
As a result, Melissa Pask, 41, was charged with possession for the purpose of trafficking crystal methamphetamine, and held pending a bail hearing.