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Man charged after Oshawa traffic stop

More than $80,000 in drugs and cash seized

After concluding a drug investigation in Oshawa, Durham Regional Police have arrested one suspect. They also seized approximately $80,000 in drugs and cash.

On Sept. 20, members of the Central East Division target team concluded a drug investigation. Officers arrested the suspect after a traffic stop was conducted at Stevenson Road and Bond Street in Oshawa, which resulted in the seizure of marijuana and cash.

The investigation led to the execution of a search warrant at an address on Cordova Road in Oshawa. Officers located a large amount of marijuana, hashish, cash and other drug paraphernalia with a combined value of more than $83,000.

A 43-year-old man of John Scott Avenue in Clarington is charged with two counts of possession of marijuana and hashish for the purpose of trafficking. He was released on a promise to appear.

Anyone with new information about this investigation is asked to contact Sgt. Parkinson of the Central East Division Target Team at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 1747.