Victoria police seized over one kilogram of methamphetamine, smaller amounts of fentanyl, two replica firearms and cash in a drug bust Jan. 8. (Courtesy of Victoria Police Department)

Victoria police seized over one kilogram of methamphetamine, smaller amounts of fentanyl, two replica firearms and cash in a drug bust Jan. 8. (Courtesy of Victoria Police Department)

Over one kilogram of meth and fentanyl seized by Victoria police

Jan. 8 search warrant leads to drugs, cash, replica firearms

Victoria police seized a significant amount of methamphetamine and fentanyl, along with replica firearms and cash, during a drug bust near Mayfair Shopping Centre on Friday.

On Jan. 8, officers executed a search warrant on a suite in a multi-unit temporary housing facility in the 3000-block of Blanshard Street. They found and seized over one kilogram of methamphetamine, smaller amounts of fentanyl, two replica firearms and over $1,000 in cash.

RELATED: Victoria police seize fentanyl potent enough to kill more than half of Vancouver Island

Officers arrested one man and plan to recommend drug trafficking charges. Anyone with information is asked to call VicPD at 250-995-7654, extension 1, or report anonymously to Greater Victoria Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

RELATED: Sooke RCMP seize drugs, firearms during traffic stop


 

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