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$8K worth of crystal meth, fentanyl seized in St. Catharines drug bust

A 32-year-old from St. Catharines was charged with drug trafficking
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A two-month drug investigation in St. Catharines has led to an arrest and seizure of drugs and cash.

Since January of 2020, the Niagara Regional Police Service (NRPS), 1 District – St. Catharines Street Crime Unit, have been investigating the sales of fentanyl and crystal methamphetamine.

The investigation led them to a residence in the area of Welland Avenue and Cushman Road.  Over the course of the investigation officers gathered evidence that resulted in the granting of a search warrant for the residence.

On Thursday, March 19, 2020, at approximately 8:00 p.m. officers executed the search warrant and entered the residence. A female located in the home was placed under arrest.

Officers proceeded to conduct a search of the residence. Officers located and seized suspected:

  • Crystal methamphetamine ($6000)
  • Fentanyl ($2000)

Also seized was $2600 in Canadian currency as proceeds of crime.

Holly Elizabeth Windsor (32 years old) of St. Catharines has been arrested and charged with the alleged criminal offences of:           

  • Possession for the purpose of trafficking fentanyl
  • Possession for the purpose of trafficking crystal methamphetamine
  • Possession of proceeds of property obtained by crime.

Windsor was released on a promise to appear with a future court date of May 21, 2020, at the Robert S. K. Welch Court House at 59 Church Street in St. Catharines.

Anyone with information about this matter is asked to contact detectives at 905-688-4111, extension 4233.