A Fort Erie man was arrested with more than five ounces of heroin at a St. Catharines convenience store early Tuesday leading to the seizure of cocaine, fentanyl patches and cash from a home and car.
Police valued the drugs at $72,000.
Lyle Gough, 28, is charged with various possession and trafficking offences as well as impaired driving.
Also on Tuesday, the NRP’s Emergency Tactical Unit swooped down on two rooms of a hotel in the Falls and arrested four people from Toronto with $30,000 worth of heroin, cocaine and magic mushrooms plus cash.
Charged are Joshua Isaac, Jamal Daye, Tanisha Nugent and Raheem Saunders, all in their early 20s.