On August 29th 2017 members from the #2 District Street Crime Unit conducted an investigation on two males who were observed by Police to conduct drug transactions in Niagara Falls area parking lots. As a result of the investigation, the males were arrested inside a local store with the assistance of Uniform Patrol. A large quantity of heroin, cocaine and money was recovered.
In total 33 grams of Heroin (street value $9900), 9.6 grams of Cocaine (street value $960) and a sum of cash was seized.
Charged is 21yr old Tran Sidney NGUYEN of Toronto. NYGUYEN faces possession for the purpose of trafficking both heroin and cocaine, possession of proceeds of crime and drive while disqualified. NGUYEN was held pending a bail hearing on August 30th in St Catharines.
Charged is 27yr old Maurice JAMES of Toronto. JAMES faces possession for the purpose of trafficking both heroin and cocaine and possession of proceeds of crime under $5000. JAMES was also wanted in Toronto for possession of a schedule 2 substance, fail to comply and obstruct peace officer. JAMES was held pending a bail hearing on August 30th in St Catharines.