Police Seize a prohibited handgun, suspected cocaine, and fentanyl in a Search Warrant in Kitchener

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On Wednesday, June 9, 2021, members of the Waterloo Regional Police Service's Drugs and Firearms Team with the assistance of the Emergency Response Team conducted two search warrants at a Kitchener Hotel.

The search warrants were in connection to an alleged drug trafficking investigation.

Upon searching the hotel rooms, officers located a prohibited handgun, suspected cocaine, and fentanyl, along with weapons, Canadian currency, and other drug paraphernalia.

As a result of the investigation, a 32-year-old male and a 43-year-old female, both from Kitchener now face firearm and drug-related charges.

Members of the public are reminded that they can report suspicious activity anonymously by contacting Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

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