Kitchener man arrested as Waterloo police conduct search at area motel
Waterloo Regional Police say a man was arrested after a search was conducted at a motel in Kitchener on Wednesday morning.
Police initially announced on Twitter at around 8:50 am that two people were in custody after they conducted the search near King Street East and Morgan Avenue.
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During the search, officers were said to have located suspected fentanyl, methamphetamine, ecstasy, psilocybin, Canadian currency and stolen identity documents.
They say a 59-year-old Kitchener man is facing multiple charges, including possession for the purpose of trafficking and possession of identity documents. He was also wanted on two outstanding warrants.
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Police say he is being held pending a bail hearing.
Currently in the area of King Street East and Morgan Avenue in Kitchener conducting a search warrant at a motel.
There will be an increased police presence in the area.
Two individuals are in police custody. No concerns for public safety.
More to follow when available. pic.twitter.com/GnDfMVsHbT
— Waterloo Regional Police (@WRPSToday) January 26, 2022
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