Waterloo Regional Police Make Drug Arrest in Kitchener

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Waterloo Region, Ontario – On January 7, 2022, at approximately 11:25 a.m., members of the Waterloo Regional Police Service’s Direct Action Response Team (DART) investigated a suspicious vehicle in the area of Victoria Street North and Forfar Avenue in Kitchener.

As a result of the investigation, suspected fentanyl, methamphetamine, cocaine, hydromorphone, buprenorphine, morphine, ecstasy, and LSD was seized.

A 48-year-old Kitchener male, is facing numerous charges including:

  • Plate not authorized for motor vehicle
  • Obstruct police officer
  • Possess prohibited weapon
  • Possess weapon contrary to order
  • Identity theft
  • Make forged document
  • Possess identification document
  • Use counterfeit stamp
  • Eight counts of possession for the purpose of trafficking

The male was held in police 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: 22-004869 (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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