Amherstburg man charged in drug investigation

A redesigned Amherstburg Police vehicle is parked outside Windsor Police Headquarters on October 12, 2018. Photo by Mark Brown/Blackburn News.

The Windsor Police Service has charged an Amherstburg resident after an investigation by the Drugs and Guns unit.

Officers identified a suspect in the Town of Amherstburg during an investigation this month.

On Tuesday, police arrested a suspect on Sandwich Street South near Pickering Drive. A home on Victoria Street was also searched in connection to the investigation.

Investigators seized fentanyl, cocaine, psilocybin, crack cocaine, oxycodone pills, amphetamine, lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD) tabs, and crystal methamphetamine.

A 42-year-old Amherstburg man has been charged with nine counts of possession for the purpose of trafficking.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Windsor Police Service – DIGS Unit at 519-255-6700 ext. 4361, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 519-258-8477 (TIPS) or online at www.catchcrooks.com.