Fentanyl seized and three people charged after Leamington bust
Essex County OPP seize a quantity of Fentanyl. (Courtesy OPP)
WINDSOR, ONT. -- Essex County OPP seized fentanyl and charged three people after an investigation in Leamington.
The investigation by the OPP Essex County Community Street Crimes Unit took place at a residence in Leamington.
On Thursday at about 4 p.m., members of the CSCU and Emergency Response Team executed a search warrant at a home on Mill Street. Three suspects were arrested without incident.
Police seized a quantity of fentanyl, as well as a quantity of cash.
All three individuals are each charged with Possession of a Schedule 1 substance for the Purpose of Trafficking-Opioid. They are scheduled to appear in the Ontario Court of Justice Court in Leamington on Nov. 19.
Anyone with information regarding this or any other incident is asked to call the OPP at 1-888-310-1122. Should you wish to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or leave an anonymous online message at www.catchcrooks.com where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2,000.