(THUNDER BAY, ON) – Members of the joint task force, Project Disruption, executed a search warrant at a residence in the 200 block of Cumming Street last night. As a result, 2 Scarborough men are facing multiple charges.
TBPS Emergency Task Unit officers entered the residence just before 9:30 p.m. Two males fled through a window as officers entered the apartment.
Both were pursued and arrested. A subsequent search of the residence led to the seizure of crack cocaine and a substance suspected of being fentanyl along with cash and a replica firearm.
Street value of the drugs is estimated at $25,404 along with approximately $23,000 in cash.
20 year old Dishanti Ezekiel Dillon and 19 year old Tyrese Oneal Wright , both from Scarborough Ontario, are charged with:
- Possession of a Controlled Substance for the Purpose of Trafficking (2 counts each)
- Possession of Property Obtained by Crime over $5,000
- Obstructing a Peace Officer
Both men have been remanded into custody for their next court appearance on May 23, 2019.
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