Montreal police arrest ten suspects in fentanyl and heroin raids

Sep 5 2017, 9:42 pm

Montreal police arrested ten people in connection with fentanyl and heroin drug trafficking networks.

On Friday, September 1, two raids were carried out by SPVM officers to dismantle drug operations in the city.

Police conducted seven separate searches and 10 suspects were arrested.

Seven of the suspects appeared in court on the weekend.

Yann Bouthillette, 33; Alain Julien, 28; Dominique Gauthier, 23; François Vallières, 48; Joey Marcil, 19; Dominique Leblanc, 20; and Steve Lallement, 20, were charged with crimes related to drug trafficking and possession.

The seven searches resulted in the seizure of:

  • Heroin -13 g
  • Fentanyl -19 g
  • Cocaine -225 g
  • Crack -24 g
  • Marijuana -844 g
  • Haschisch -9 g
  • Methamphetamine – 1153 tablets
  • GHB – 230 ml
  • Codein – 4 tablets
  • Magic mushrooms -4 g
  • Cialis – 11 tablets
  • Ketamine – 37 tablets and 22 g
  •  $3010 in Canadian money

Anyone with more information on these events can contact Info-Crime Montreal at 514 393-1133.

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