Police seize cocaine, oxycodone during two separate drug busts
Police seized a quantity of drugs on Ridout Street in London, Ont., on Friday, May 6, 2016. (Courtesy London police)
Police arrested two men and seized a quantity of cocaine and other drugs after two separate busts in London on Friday.
Members of the Guns and Drugs Section conducted a traffic stop and subsequently executed a search warrant on Ridout Street on Friday.
- 233 grams of cocaine worth $23,300
- 149 grams of cutting agent worth $100
- 40 grams of marihuana worth $400
- 115 Oxycodone tablets worth $575
- $35.00 in US currency
- $10,900.00 in Canadian currency
As a result of this investigation, a 34-year-old London man was charged with two counts of possession for the purpose of trafficking in schedule I and possession of a schedule II substance.
Also on Friday, members of the Guns and Drugs Section conducted a traffic stop in the area of Exeter Road and Bessemer Road.
- 1.357 kilograms of cocaine
- 1 x 40mg oxycodone
- $10 in Canadian currency
A different London man was charged with possession of a schedule I substance for the purpose of trafficking and two counts of possession of a schedule I substance.