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BPS Arrest Brantford Male for Drug Trafficking

Feb 5, 2021

Incident # 21-4074

On Wednesday, February 3, 2021, at approximately 10:24 p.m. community patrol officers with the Brantford Police Service observed a suspicious vehicle in the area of Gladstone Avenue. Investigation by the officers revealed that a male, who was observed exiting the vehicle, was bound by conditions through an Undertaking to not attend this location. 
  
Brantford police attended to the accused and subsequently placed him under arrest. A search incident to arrest revealed the following: 
  • 34.1 grams (approx.) of suspected Fentanyl (blue) - which has an estimated street value of $8,525
  • 9.37 grams (approx.) of suspected Fentanyl (green) - which has an estimated street value of $2,342 
  • 6.94 grams (approx.) of suspected Fentanyl (yellow) - which has an estimated street value of $1,735 
  • 4.08 grams (approx.) of suspected Fentanyl (purple/yellow) - which has an estimated street value of $1,020 
  • 4.26 grams (approx.) of suspected Methamphetamine - which has an estimated street value of $639
  • 67 pills (approx.) of suspected Hydromorphone - which has an estimated street value of $1,005
  • 19.4 grams (approx.) of suspected Hashish - which has an estimated street value of $388
  • 78 grams (approx.) of suspected dried Cannabis flower - which has an estimated street value of $780 
  • Various product infused with (suspected) Tetrahydrocannabinol with an unknown street value 
  • Drug paraphernalia commonly used by drug traffickers (scale, phone, dime bags) 

Additionally, several identification cards were located concealed on the accused which investigation revealed belonged to a victim who recently had her wallet stolen. 
 
As a result of the investigation, a 40 year-old male from Brantford stands charged with the following: 
  • Possession for the Purposes of Trafficking – contrary to the Controlled Drug and Substances Act x 3
  • Possession of Stolen Goods Under $5000 – contrary to the Criminal Code
  • Failure to Comply with Undertaking – contrary to the Criminal Code
  • Possession for the Purpose of Distribution – contrary to the Cannabis Act
  • Possession of over 30g Dried Cannabis – contrary to the Cannabis Act

The accused has been held for a bail hearing. 

Image of drugs seized 

Anyone with information on any other drug-related activities is asked to contact Brantford Police Service at 519-756-0113. Tipsters who wish to remain anonymous are asked to contact Brant- Brantford Crime Stoppers at 519-750-8477 or 1-800-222-8477. Alternatively, a web tip may be submitted at: https://www.tipsubmit.com/WebTips.aspx?AgencyID=251