Carfentanil Bust In Perth East - Name Released
Source: Area OPP
Date: Fri May 17 02:40:30 MST 2019
OPP officers located the driver and determined that his ability to operate a motor vehicle was impaired. He was arrested and transported to the Sebringville OPP detachment for further testing.
Dean MUIRHEAD, 25-years-old, of the City of Toronto was initially arrested and charged with;
Operation while impaired - alcohol
Failure or refusal to comply with demand to provide a sample
A search incident to arrest revealed a quantity of illicit drugs and were determined through analysis to be fentanyl and carfentanil. All of the illicit drugs combined came to a total weight of just under 50g. This has an estimated street value of $10,600.
MUIRHEAD was later arrested and charged with;
Possession of a Schedule I substance for the purpose of Trafficking-Opioid, fentanyl and carfentanil
He is scheduled to appear in the Ontario Court of Justice, Stratford on June 10, 2019.
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