Barrie duo arrested at hotel face slew of drug and weapons charges
Sharp-eyed police officers say they spotted a stolen truck at a hotel in Barrie, which led to a slew of drug and weapons charges for two people Tuesday.
According to police, officers seized a "large amount of crystal meth, cocaine, and fentanyl," plus several knives during a search of an Essa Road hotel room.
Police say they seized roughly $8,500 worth of drugs.
Officers arrested a man, 31, and a woman, 38, both Barrie residents.
Police charged the accused with multiple offences, including three counts of possession for trafficking, three counts of possession of a controlled substance, possession of stolen property over $5,000, possession of stolen property under $5,000, and possession of a prohibited weapon.
The man was also charged with four counts of possessing weapons contrary to prohibition orders.
Both of the accused were held for a bail hearing.