Two arrested after police seize $120,000 in drugs

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Windsor Police Service News Update
Friday, April 26, 2024
WINDSOR POLICE NEWS RELEASE 
Case #: 24-45798
Two arrested after police seize $120,000 in drugs

  
   

An investigation by the Windsor Police Service has led to the arrest of two suspects and the seizure of $120,000 in illegal drugs.

On April 25, 2024, the Windsor Police Drugs and Guns Enforcement Unit (DIGS) arrested two individuals suspected of trafficking cocaine following a traffic stop. Subsequent to the arrest, officers seized 16 grams of cocaine and 1 gram of crack cocaine from the suspects’ vehicle. 

Following the arrest, officers also executed a search warrant at an East Windsor residence. Officers seized 1,174.5 grams of cocaine, 14 grams of crack cocaine, 40 Oxycodone pills and 5 Dilaudid tablets, $7,156 in Canadian currency, $400 in U.S currency, two cellular phones, one digital scale, packaging materials, and two cans of bear spray. The total value of illegal drugs seized is $120,825.

A 30-year-old male and a 31-year-old female face charges of:
• Possession of a schedule I substance for the purpose of trafficking, namely cocaine (x 2)
• Possession of a schedule I substance for the purpose of trafficking, namely Oxycodone 
• Possession of a schedule I substance for the purpose of trafficking, namely crack cocaine

Anyone with information is asked to call the Windsor Police DIGS Unit at 519-255-6700, ext. 4361. They can also contact Windsor & Essex County Crime Stoppers anonymously at 519-258-8477 (TIPS) or online at www.catchcrooks.com

If you or someone you know is an affected person in need of support, please call Victim Services Windsor Essex County at 519-723-2711 or the Victim Assistance Unit at Windsor Police at 519-255-6700, ext. 4879.


 
For further information:
Contact the WPS Corporate Communication Unit's Public Information Officer at (519) 255-6700 ext. 4462.

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Constable Bianca Jackson
Corporate Communications Unit
Windsor Police Service - Headquarters
Windsor, Ontario, Canada
Office: (519) 255-6700 ext. 4462



 
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