Police arrest three following drug searches at two St. Catharines locations
Police in St. Catharines have arrested three men for drug related offences.
NRP's street crime unit has been watching two separate addresses for the past several months, and early Saturday morning they searched the locations.
At around 12:50 they moved in on a Woodland Avenue apartment resulting in the arrest of 47 year old Ian Lindsay, and 58 year old Phil West.
Both men face two counts each of possession of a controlled substance for the purpose of trafficking, Lindsay also faces one count of possession of proceeds of crime and two counts of breaching probation.
An hour later, NRP moved in on a Cross Street apartment, and arrested 47 year old Richard Williamson.
Williamson faces one count of possession of a controlled substance for the purpose of trafficking, and possession of a controlled substance.
All three men are being held for a bail hearing.
In total, police seized almost $28 hundred dollars in cocaine, $600 dollars in heroin, and just over three thousand dollars in cash.