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Tactical Unit help in raid to unearth $100,000 in drugs

Durham Police said an investigation by the Central East Community Response Team has resulted in gun, drugs and cash being seized in Oshawa.

On January 27, members of the Central East CRU Team concluded an investigation into drug trafficking throughout Oshawa. Police arrested three males and, with the assistance of the Tactical Support Unit, a search warrant was executed at a residence on Buckingham Avenue, said a police statement.

It said the investigation resulted in the seizure of a loaded firearm, cocaine, Fentanyl, methamphetamines and cash. Total estimated value of drugs seized is approximately $100,000.

One suspect from Oshawa and two with no fixed address face charges and were held for a bail hearing. Names and further details available at

Anyone with information about this investigation is asked to contact the Central East Community Response Team at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 1767.

Editor’s Note: Durham Post does not name the accused as:
1. Of this time, they are suspects and not convicted, and
2. Sometimes charges are dropped or changed.

The seizure

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