Three charged in $100,000 Oshawa drug bust, gun seized


Published January 31, 2023 at 10:10 am

Three men have been charged following a drug bust with an estimated value of $100,000 in Oshawa last Friday.

According to Durham Regional Police, investigators with their Community Response Team wrapped a drug trafficking investigation on Jan. 27.

That day officers raided a home on Buckingham Ave, a short road off of Simcoe St. just north of the city’s hospital. During the raid, police claim to have found a loaded gun, cocaine, fentanyl, methamphetamines and cash.

Baldwin Clarke, 31 of no fixed address and Luke Martell, 34 of Oshawa are charged with a variety of drug trafficking charges. Rashane Jarrett, 34 of no fixed address, is charged with the same as well as several gun possession-related offences.

The drugs came in three small baggies which investigators estimate are worth $100,000 altogether

Anyone with information can call police at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 1767 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477),

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