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Gun, drugs seized in Guelph fentanyl trafficking investigation

Guelph police said they seized a gun and drugs and arrested three women at a home in the north end of the city Thursday during a fentanyl trafficking investigation. 

Three women arrested during home search

Police said they seized a 22 calibre rifle with ammunition, an air soft pistol, as well as fentanyl powder, prescription opioid pills and crystal methamphetamine. (Guelph Police Service)

Guelph police said they seized a gun and drugs and arrested three women at a home in the north end of Guelph Thursday during a fentanyl trafficking investigation. 

They arrested and charged a 53-year-old woman and carried out a search warrant at her home, police said. 

Police said they found:

  • 2.38 grams of fentanyl powder
  • 15 prescription opioid pills
  • 0.78 grams of crystal methamphetamine
  • 22 calibre rifle with ammunition
  • Air soft pistol
  • Stolen bicycle valued at $2,500

The woman is facing a series of charges including possession for the purpose of trafficking, two counts of possession of a controlled substance as well as firearms charges. 

A 26-year-old woman from Sarnia was also found in the home and arrested. She had a warrant for her arrest from the Ontario Provincial Police in Middlesex County. 

Police say during the search, a 31-year-old Guelph woman ran out the back of the home. She was detained and was also found to have a warrant for her arrest for several charges including theft under $5000 and breach of probation. 

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