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Media Release

Release Date: May 29th, 2020 - 8:38am

Originator: Detective, Shaun Steinmar, 1 District Street Crime Unit, 905-825-4747 ext 2491

Contact: Detective, Shaun Steinmar, 1 District Street Crime Unit, 905-825-4747 ext 2491

Location: Halton Hills


Halton Hills Drug Investigation Ends with Three Arrests

​Investigators with the 1 District Street Crime Unit have made three arrests in connection with a drug trafficking investigation in the town of Halton Hills.

On Thursday May 28, 2020 the following people were arrested and charged.

George Skinner (25) of Brampton:

  • Trafficking a controlled substance (cocaine) x 2

Joshua Wilson (40) – of Halton Hills:

  • Possession of a controlled substance (cocaine)

Ernesto Hernandez (29) – of Mississauga:

  • Dangerous operation of a motor vehicle
  • Fail to stop at the scene of an accident

A search warrant was also executed at a residence Brampton. As a result of the investigation and search of the residence; investigators seized a quantity of cocaine and $5,400 in Canadian currency.

All three accused have been released from custody pending a court appearance in Milton.

Anyone with information in regards to this investigation is asked to contact Detective Shaun Steinmar of the 1 District Street Crime Unit at 905-825-4747 ext 2491.

 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.​