$20K in fen­tanyl, replica guns seized by London po­lice

The Chatham Daily News - - NEWS -

Po­lice have charged two London men after seiz­ing drugs, cash, replica guns and bul­lets from a vehicle and three homes. One man was ar­rested Thurs­day evening after po­lice stopped a vehicle on South Street near Welling­ton Street. The guns and drugs unit — in­clud­ing London po­lice, RCMP and OPP of­fi­cers — later ar­rested a second man at a home on Al­bert Street after a string of search war­rants. Po­lice found three replica hand­guns, three replica ma­chine guns, nearly $20,000 worth of fen­tanyl and co­caine, and 34 rounds of am­mu­ni­tion after search­ing the car and three homes. A 32-year-old man is fac­ing two counts of drug pos­ses­sion for the pur­pose of traf­fick­ing, and unau­tho­rized pos­ses­sion of a re­stricted weapon. The second man, 38, is fac­ing a charge of pos­ses­sion for the pur­pose of traf­fick­ing. Both men were also charged with pos­ses­sion of firearm or am­mu­ni­tion con­trary to a pro­hi­bi­tion order.

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