More than $11K in drugs seized in Strathroy traffic stop
Drugs seized by police in Strathroy, Ont. are seen in this image released Wednesday, April 8, 2020. (Strathroy-Caradoc Police Service / Facebook)
MIDDLESEX COUNTY, ONT. -- Strathroy-Caradoc police seized $11,500 in drugs and charged two men after a traffic stop on Tuesday afternoon.
Officials say a vehicle was stopped on Albert Street near Victoria Street around 4 p.m.
The 29-year-old male driver from Strathroy was allegedly driving with a suspended licence and was arrested and charged with driving under suspension.
The passenger was then allegedly found to be in possession of cocaine, crystal methamphetamine, fentanyl and hydromorphone valued of $11,500 as well as proceeds of crime.
The 47-year-old Watford man is facing half-a-dozen charges including; three counts of possession for the purpose of trafficking, two counts of drug possession and possession of proceeds of crime under $5,000.
Both are scheduled to appear in a London court in June.