Brantford police find $10K worth of fentanyl while responding to crash
A Brantford Police vehicle is seen on Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2014. (David Imrie / CTV Kitchener)
KITCHENER -- Brantford police found drugs, including fentanyl, after they responded to a crash early Thursday morning.
The crash occurred at around 12:30 a.m. in the area of Golf Road and Powerline Road. Police say officers saw a man fleeing the area and he was arrested for failing to remain at the scene of a crash.
During his arrest, officials said the man had a large amount of cash and around 38.9 grams of fentanyl with a street value of $10,500, along with hydromorphone, Percocet, clonazepam, Xanax and Dilaudid. He also had a knife.
A 19-year-old man from Hamilton has been charged with drug possession and possession of a prohibited weapon. He was held for a bail hearing.