May 14, 2019 9:59 am
Updated: May 14, 2019 10:00 am

Peterborough man faces drug charges after two-vehicle collision

A Peterborough man was found in possession of cocaine and a heroin/fentanyl mixture following a crash last week.

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A Peterborough man is facing drug charges following a motor-vehicle collision investigation on Saturday.

Peterborough police around 9:30 p.m. responded to a two-vehicle collision at Hunter and Aylmer streets.

Police say that after an investigation, one of the drivers was found in possession of an amount of cocaine and a heroin/fentanyl mixture.

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Ryan Richard Demorest, 33, of St. Lukes Avenue, was arrested and charged with three counts of possession of a Schedule I substance (heroin, fentanyl and cocaine).

He was released from custody and is scheduled to appear in court on June 11.

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