Two men have been arrested in connection with the ongoing investigation of fentanyl trafficking in Georgina, York Regional Police say.
Police also seized several varieties of fentanyl, as well as cocaine and Canadian currency on April 5, according to a news release.
A suspect was identified, which led investigators to Scarborough, where drug transactions were observed. During a traffic stop following the transactions, a suspect and passenger in the vehicle were arrested and charged.
Seized items include 14 grams of green (camo) fentanyl, 14 grams of grey fentanyl, 4.5 grams of pink fentanyl, 35 grams of cocaine and $5,265 in cash.
York Regional Police is also warning the community about a new strain of fentanyl, which is a distinctive grey colour and is known on the street as Grey Death.
Charged is Adrien Singh, 23, of Toronto and Zaire Rose, 25, of Scarborough with possession for the purpose of trafficking - fentanyl, possession for the purpose of trafficking - cocaine, and possession of proceeds of crime; drive conveyance while prohibited and breach of probation.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the York Regional Police #3 District Criminal Investigations Bureau at 1-866-876-5423, ext.7341, or call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-tips, or leave an anonymous tip online at www.1800222tips.com.