KAWARTHA: City of Kawartha Lakes Police has arrested and charged a Dunsford area man with Possession of a Controlled Substance for the Purpose of Trafficking and Breach of Trust after an investigation at the Central East Correctional Centre (CECC).
Police were reportedly notified about the possibility that an employee of the CECC was involved in the trafficking of drugs within the institution earlier this month.
An investigation was commenced which resulted in the arrest of 57-year-old Stephen Benko of Dunsford.
It was later confirmed that Mr. Benko was a correctional officer.
Mr. Benko will appear in the Lindsay, Ontario Court of Justice on Thursday, October 26th.
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