NRPS St. Catharines Street Crime Unit investigation leads to an arrest

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Niagara Regional Police Service press release – A two-month drug investigation in St. Catharines has led to an arrest and seizure of drugs and cash.

Since January of 2020, the Niagara Regional Police Service (NRPS), 1 District – St. Catharines Street Crime Unit, has been investigating the sales of fentanyl and crystal methamphetamine.

The investigation led them to a residence in the area of Welland Avenue and Cushman Road.   Over the course of the investigation, officers gathered evidence that resulted in the granting of a search warrant for the residence.

On Thursday, March 19, 2020, at approximately 8:00 p.m. officers executed the search warrant and entered the residence. A female located in the home was placed under arrest.

Officers proceeded to conduct a search of the residence.  Officers located and seized suspected:

  • Crystal methamphetamine ($6000)
  • Fentanyl ($2000)

Also seized was $2600 in Canadian currency as proceeds of crime.

Holly Elizabeth Windsor (32 years old) of St. Catharines has been arrested and charged with the alleged criminal offences of:

  • Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking Fentanyl
  • Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking Crystal Methamphetamine
  • Possession of Proceeds of Property Obtained by Crime.

Windsor was released on a Promise to Appear with a future court date of May 21, 2020.

Anyone with information about this matter is asked to contact detectives at 905-688-4111, extension 4233.

 

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