Three people have been arrested and charged and powered fentanyl, cocaine and marijuana seized following a Thursday night traffic stop.

As a result of an ongoing investigation, at approximately 8:20 p.m. on August 3, 2017 members of the Peterborough Police Service ICAD (Intelligence, Crime Analyst, Asset Forfeiture and Drugs) Unit along with members of the Street Crime Unit conducted a traffic stop in the area of Aylmer and Simcoe Streets.

As a result of the investigation the following three parties were arrested and charged:

Aaron Stewart, age 19 of Bayley Street, Ajax:

  • Possession for the purpose of trafficking – Fentanyl
  • Possession for the purpose of trafficking – Cocaine
  • Possession of a Controlled Substance – Marijuana
  • Proceeds of Crime

Spencer Cooper, age 25 of McKellar Street, Peterborough:

  • Possession for the purpose of trafficking – Fentanyl
  • Possession for the purpose of trafficking – Cocaine
  • Proceeds of Crime

A 17-year-old male from Ajax:

  • Possession for the purpose of trafficking – Fentanyl
  • Possession for the purpose of trafficking – Cocaine
  • Proceeds of Crime

The following items were seized during the investigation:

  • 49 grams of powdered fentanyl
  • 19 grams of cocaine
  • A quantity of marijuana
  • Approximately $5,000 Canadian Currency

A motor vehicle was seized as offence related property.

All three accused were held in custody and are scheduled to appear in court later this morning (Aug. 4).

Under the Youth Criminal Justice Act the name of a young person cannot be released.