A 71-year-old male from Lindsay is facing multiple drug-related charges after he was arrested for dealing drugs in Oshawa.
On Friday, March 29, members of the Central East Division Target Team commenced an investigation into a male suspected of dealing drugs from his vehicle in Oshawa. Throughout the evening the male was observed making several stops to conduct alleged drug transactions.
He was stopped by police in the area of Elgin Street in Oshawa and arrested. He was found in possession of a number of pills including Codeine, Dilaudid, Oxycocet and a quantity of cash.
A search warrant was conducted in the garage of an Oshawa residence where the suspect was residing. Officers seized more pills, mushrooms, drug paraphernalia and cash.
In total almost $30,000 in drugs and cash was seized.
The accused faces numerous drug trafficking-related charges. He was held for a bail hearing.