Suspect arrested after drug seizure

Windsor Police Service News Update
Friday, February 16, 2024
Case #: 24-17917
Suspect arrested after drug seizure

A drug investigation by the Windsor Police Service has led to one arrest and the seizure of a weapon and over $4,500 worth of illegal drugs.

On February 15, 2024, members of the Drugs and Guns Enforcement Unit (DIGS) executed a search warrant at a house in the 700 block of Hildegarde Rd. During their search, officers seized various amounts of illegal drugs, including cocaine, crack cocaine, fentanyl, crystal methamphetamine, and oxycodone. They also recovered a handheld taser, $970 in cash, a digital scale, and drug packaging materials.

At approximately 12:30 p.m., officers arrested a suspect in the 3100 block of Howard Ave.

Deanna Chadwick, 42, has been charged with the following:
Possession of a schedule I substance for the purpose of trafficking (x 7)
Possession of a schedule IV substance for the purpose of trafficking (x 8)
Failure to comply with a release order

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​

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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