Investigators with the York Regional Police Guns, Gangs and Drug Enforcement Unit have charged two people and seized more than $500,000 worth of illegal drugs. 

In August, 2017, an investigation began into two suspects who were believed to have been trafficking a variety of drugs. As the investigation progressed, officers determined that the suspects were using a storage unit in the City of Toronto and a house in the City of Markham to store the drugs they eventually sold.

On Friday, October 20, 2017, shortly after 5 p.m., one of the suspects was arrested by investigators in a parking lot on Gordon Baker Road in the City of Toronto, while trying to sell a quantity of cocaine.

Search warrants were executed at a house located on Badcome Drive in the City of Markham, as well as a storage unit located in the area of Kennedy Road south of Steeles Avenue in the City of Toronto. During the search warrant execution, the second suspect was arrested at the residence on Badcome Drive.

Some of the items seized in the search warrants included:

• More than four kilograms of cocaine
• More than five-and-a half kilograms of methamphetamine
• More than four kilograms of 3,4-Methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA)
• Four pounds of marihuana
• More than $90,000 dollars in various currencies 

Charged:

• Zhen Hao SONG, 31, City of Markham, AKA Mouse

Charges Include:

• Trafficking Cocaine x3
• Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking Crystal Methamphetamine, Ecstasy, Cannabis
• Possession of Property Obtained by Crime Over $5,000 

Charged:

• Katrina Jing XU, 31, City of Markham

Charges Include: 

• Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking Crystal Methamphetamine, Ecstasy, Cannabis
• Possession of Property Obtained by Crime Over $5,000

Anyone with information is asked to contact the York Regional Police Guns, Gangs and Drug Enforcement Unit at 1-866-876-5423, ext. 7817, or call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-tips, leave an anonymous tip online at www.1800222tips.com or text your tip to CRIMES (274637) starting with the word YORK.