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Drugs - St.Catharines Drug Arrest

Posted on Monday November 05, 2018
Since October of 2018, members of the St.Catharines Street Crime Unit began conducting a drug investigation involving the sale of Crystal Methamphetamine in the City of St.Catharines.
On November 5th 2018, police observed several suspected drug transactions by this individual while operating an electric bicycle. This male was subsequently arrested by members of the St.Catharines Street Crime Unit without incident. Police located and seized a large quantity of narcotics and Canadian currency on this individual.
Arrested and charged was:
42 year old Edward LEY of St.Catharines
Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking x 5
Possession of Proceeds of Crime Under $5000
In total Police seized a quantity of Crystal Methamphetamine, Fentanyl powder, Cocaine, Oxycodone and Hydromorphone which held an estimated street value of $9900. Police also seized $1280 in Canadian currency.

LEY was held in custody pending a bail hearing on November 6th 2018.

Incident Number: 2018-109562
Submitted By: Eric Bell
Approved By: Eric Bell

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