Thursday, February 9, 2023

3 Quebec men accused of trafficking cocaine in Peru

Bô Soleil Morin-Lachance, Francis Toupin-Bergevin and Frédéric Dewald have been detained in Peru after being arrested in a major anti-drug operation. Toupin-Bergevin has a criminal history in Quebec including HA ties. According to Peruvian cops, the three Quebecers have links with a local network which carried out several imports of cocaine to Canada in quantities varying between 15 and 30 kilograms. A dozen people were arrested in Peru, including the leader, Pedro Armando Oyos Campos, nicknamed La Roca, owner of a self-defense school in Lima. Between June 2022 and January 2023, Peru’s national police force and the RCMP seized a total of 165 kilograms of cocaine that the group had transported or was trying to transport. About 60 kilos of those kilos were seized in Quebec.