Sudbury police charge 3 people after witnessing drug trade
Sudbury Police say three people have been charged and are in police custody, following a drug trafficking incident on Tuesday.
After witnessing people engaging in drug trafficking in a parked motor vehicle, officers from the police's drug enforcement unit searched the vehicle and found Fentanyl strips, marijuana and Canadian currency.
Three people were arrested.
Police then obtained a search warrant for a residence in Azilda that was associated with two of three arrested people.
In the home, police found more Fentanyl patches, marijuana, cannabis resin and Canadian currency.
A 28-year-old man and a 24-year-old woman are in custody and have been charged with several offences, including trafficking a controlled substance, possession of a controlled substance and possession of property obtained by crime.
A 24-year-old man is also in custody and has been charged with possession of a controlled substance and possession of property obtained by crime.
Police said the total value of the seized drugs was $920. The amount of cash seized was $6,945.