Scales of justice
A 45-year-old Stratford man charged with multiple drug and weapons offences after a search was carried out at his residence on the weekend has been remanded in custody until dealt with.
Robert John Long was remanded in custody today following a show cause hearing before a justice of the peace.
Information released by police indicated a large quantity of drugs were seized by police as well as a quantity of cash.
Police also seized several large swords.
Long is alleged to have brandished a sword when confronted by police.
A publication ban prohibits the publication or broadcast of any evidence discussed during the show cause hearing.
Justice of the Peace Charles Thompson adjourned the case to Jan. 20 at 1 p.m. at which time he will appear in provincial court.