Waterloo Regional Police Arrest Male after Drug Warrant in Kitchener

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Waterloo Region, Ontario - Waterloo Regional Police have arrested a male for drug-related offences in Kitchener.

On November 12, 2021, members of the Direct Action Response Team (DART) and Emergency Response Team (ERT) completed a Controlled Drugs and Substances Act search warrant at a residence in the area of Oak Street and Victoria Street South. 

Investigators seized suspected fentanyl, methamphetamine and four prohibited weapons.

As a result of the investigation, a 49-year-old Kitchener male was arrested for two counts of possession for the purpose of trafficking, possession for the purpose of distributing and unauthorized possession of a weapon. The male was held in custody for a bail hearing. 

The Waterloo Regional Police Service’s Direct Action Response Team is committed to the safety of all citizens through proactive initiatives. Members of the community are reminded that they can report suspicious activity anonymously by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or online at www.waterloocrimestoppers.com.

Occ: 21-262583 (921)

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Waterloo Regional Police Service
Public Information Unit
519-570-9777 (WRPS) ext. 8188
publicinfo@wrps.on.ca 

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