St. Catharines Street Crime Detectives Recover Illicit Drugs During Search Warrant

In June 2023, Niagara Regional Police began an investigation into the distribution of illegal drugs throughout the City of St. Catharines. On Wednesday, October 18th, detectives executed a search warrant on Hemlock Street near Hazel Street.  As a result of the investigation, two suspects have been arrested.  In total, 43.4 grams of suspected cocaine, 16.7 grams of suspected fentanyl, and 500 hydromorphone pills was seized.  The combined estimated value of the seized drugs is $17,680.  In addition, detectives also recovered one stolen all-terrain vehicle , a high voltage taser, and $1,290 cash believed to have been acquired through the proceeds of crime.31 year old Janae Marine Radsma of St. Catharines and 30 year old Anthony Allan Speirs of no fixed address have been arrested and each face multiple charges.