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Media Release

Release Date: April 15th, 2020 - 8:52am

Originator: Detective, Jared McLeod, 30 Division Criminal Investigations Bureau, 905 825 4747 ext. 2385

Contact: Detective, Scott Heyerman, 30 Division Criminal Investigations Bureau, 905 825 4747 ext. 2342

Location: Burlington

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Police Make Arrest in Steroid Trafficking Investigation in Burlington

The Halton Regional Police Service has made an arrest in relation to a Steroid Trafficking investigation in Burlington which began in March, 2020.

Investigation by the Burlington Street Crime Unit on April 14th, 2020 has led to charges against the following individual;

Shane JOORIS (35 Years of Burlington)

  • Trafficking in a Controlled Substance (Steroids) - 2 counts
  • Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking a Controlled Substance (Steroids)

A search warrant was executed at a Burlington residence and the following items were seized:

  • 31 various steroids and medications used for bodybuilding

$20,230 worth of drugs were seized as a result of the search warrant. (Photo attached)

The accused was released on an Undertaking. 

Tips can also be submitted anonymously to Crime Stoppers.  "See something? Hear something? Know something? Contact Crime Stoppers" at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or through the web at www.haltoncrimestoppers.ca.

Please be reminded that all persons charged are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.