Police Seize Fentanyl and Cocaine in Simcoe

Three people are facing drug charges after the OPP executed a search warrant in Simcoe and found Fentanyl and cocaine.

NORFOLK COUNTY - Norfolk OPP arrested seven people while executing a search warrant at a home on Queen Street North in Simcoe. 

Police seized a quantity of illicit drugs in the bust, along with cash and a Norfolk County road sign. The drugs included cocaine, fentanyl and nabilone. 

Three people are facing charges, two from Norfolk County were arrested for possession. 

20 year old Jessica Gortych of Hamilton was charged with possession for the purpose of trafficking cocaine and fentanyl. She was also charged with possession of a prohibited device of ammunition, possession of stolen property and fail to comply with recognizance. 

All are scheduled to appear in the Ontario Court of Justice located in Simcoe at a later date.

"Our Community Street Crimes Unit has been very effective with proactive illicit drug investigations and we will continue to target individuals that endanger lives in our community. This is yet another example that highlights the need for the police and the community to work in partnership to resolve crime." - Inspector Joseph Varga, Detachment Commander, Norfolk County OPP.

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