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Thursday April 6th, 2017

Posted at 2:43pm

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A drug trafficking investigation by Windsor Police has lead to the arrest of two people.

Police say that at approximately 5:45 pm on Wednesday, April 5th, 2017 officers executed a search warrant in the downtown area.

Officers located and seized a quantity of suspected drugs and money and a male and female were arrested.

Items seized include 109.4 grams of Fentanyl Powder, 66 Fentanyl capsules, 25 Fentanyl pills, 21 Oxycodone pills, 14 Oxycodone pills, $1,700 in Canadian currency, $40.00 in U.S. currency three cell phones, 201.6 grams of Cannabis Marijuana, eight fentanyl patches, three digital scales, a container of empty capsule and numerous plastic packaging bags.<

Police say that the total value of drugs seized is approximate $55,000.

A 20-year-old female from Windsor, is charged with eight counts of possession of a controlled substance for the purpose trafficking.

A 24-year-old male from Windsor, is charged with four counts of possession of a controlled substance for the purpose of trafficking.

Police say that this investigation indicates once again that Fentanyl Powder, an extremely dangerous and potentially fatal drug, has indeed found it’s way into our community.

They say that they strive to remain ahead of this opioid concern, and encourage citizens to report information in regards to drug trafficking.

If you know someone suffering from a drug addiction, help is only a phone call away.

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