Thursday March 14, 2019 – Two persons arrested and charged, blue heroin and cocaine seized following traffic stop and search warrants

A 27-year-old Peterborough man and a 29-year-old Omemee, Ontario man have been arrested and charged following a traffic stop and drug search warrants executed at two homes where police located and seized blue heroin and a large quantity of cocaine.

As a result of an ongoing investigation on March 13, 2019 members of the Peterborough Police Service’s ICAD (Intelligence, Crime Analyst, Asset Forfeiture and Drug) Unit conducted a vehicle stop in the area of Spruce Avenue and Riverside Drive in the City of Peterborough.

During the vehicle stop the following items were located and seized:

  • An amount of fentanyl/heroin mixture
  • Cell phones
  • Quantity of Canadian currency
  • An amount of cocaine
  • Large quantity of gifts cards

Following the vehicle stop a Controlled Drugs and Substances Act (CDSA) search warrant was conducted at a Lundy’s Lane residence and at a Romaine Street residence, both in Peterborough.

As a result of the search warrant the following was located and seized.

  • Approximately one kilogram of cocaine
  • Approximately three ounces of blue heroin (heroin mixed with fentanyl)
  • Approximately $50,000 Canadian currency
  • Assorted drug packaging
  • Digital scale

As a result of the investigation the following persons were arrested and charged:

Kyle William Gozzard, 27, of Romaine Street, is charged with the following:

  • Possession of a schedule I substance for the purpose of trafficking (Fentanyl)
  • Possession of a schedule I substance for the purpose of trafficking (Heroin)
  • Possession of a schedule I substance for the purpose of trafficking (Cocaine)
  • Possession of proceeds of property obtained by crime over $5,000

Justin Steven Geary, 29, of Woods Road, Omemee, is charged with the following:

  • Possession of a schedule I substance for the purpose of trafficking (Cocaine)

Both accused were held in custody and are scheduled to appear in court later today (March 14).

Blue heroin and cocaine seized during a March 13, 2019 drug investigation.

 

Cash seized during a March 13, 2019 drug investigation.