Fentanyl and cocaine bust results in charges for Oshawa pair


Published April 27, 2023 at 2:59 pm

An Oshawa drug bust has resulted in two arrests.

Durham Regional Police report they had been investigating a home on Bloor Street where they believed two suspects were trafficking drugs. They finished the investigation with a raid of the home on April 21.

During this raid, police claim to have found unspecified amounts of cocaine, fentanyl, cash, and drug paraphernalia. All told police estimate the seized goods are worth around $20,000.

John Fegarros, 27 of Whitby, is charged with eight offenses including; drug trafficking, two counts of drug possession, and possession of a prohibited weapon. Ashley Booth, 32 of Oshawa, has been charged with two counts of drug possession. Both remain in custody until their bail hearings.

Anyone with further information can call Cst. Burke at 905-579-1520 ext. 1756 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).



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