The Halton Regional Police Service (HRPS) 3 District Street Crime Unit has completed a drug investigation in Burlington with one arrest and multiple charges.

Through the course of the investigation, officers observed the suspect conduct drug transactions within Halton.

On Thursday January 12, 2023, investigators arrested a 50 year-old male from Burlington. He has been charged with the following:

  • Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking (Fentanyl)
  • Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking (Cocaine)
  • Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking (Methamphetamine)
  • Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking (Hydromorphone)
  • Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking (Benzodiazepine)
  • Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking (Amphetamine)
  • Possession of Property Obtained by Crime Under $5000
  • Weapons Dangerous
  • Possession of Prohibited Weapon
  • Breach Weapons Prohibition Order

Investigators also executed a search warrant at a residence in Burlington and seized the following items (see attached photo):

  • 11 grams of Fentanyl
  • 26 grams of Cocaine
  • 12 grams of Methamphetamine
  • Large quantity of Hydromorphone, Benzodiazepine pills
  • 2 knives
  • 1 machete
  • 2 pairs of brass knuckles

The accused was released on an Undertaking.

Anyone with information regarding this investigation is asked to contact the Detective Scott Heyerman at 905 825 4747 ext. 2342.

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.

 

Seized Items