On Sunday, August 2, at approximately 4:33 a.m., the Ontario Provincial Police, Oxford County Detachment responded to a 9-1-1 emergency call for a break and enter in progress at a Bidwell Street, Tillsonburg address.
It was determined that in the early morning hours, two unknown individuals gained entry into a camping trailer on the property.
Officers arrived on scene and took two people into custody without incident and recovered a quantity of suspected purple and pink fentanyl.
As a result of investigation, police charged 23-year-old Corrinne Swartz of Staffordville with break and enter along with possession of a Schedule II substance for the purpose of trafficking.
Charged with break and enter is 31-year-old Christopher Steven Simmons of Tillsonburg.
Both accused are scheduled to appear in the Ontario Court of Justice, Woodstock at a later date.
“The Oxford County OPP would like to thank the Good Samaritan that immediately contacted 9-1-1 to report a crime in progress. As a result of their quick thinking actions, officers were able to take two people into custody without incident,” said Inspector Tony Hymers, Oxford County OPP Detachment Commander in a media release.