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Man charged after $170K in cocaine, $35K in cash seized in south London bust: police

The accused, a 24-year-old London man, faces a charge of possession of a Schedule I substance for the purpose of trafficking.
The accused, a 24-year-old London man, faces a charge of possession of a Schedule I substance for the purpose of trafficking. London Police Service

A 24-year-old man is facing a drug trafficking charge after police say they seized nearly $170,000 worth of cocaine from a home in London’s south end on Thursday.

Officers raided a home and two vehicles in the area of Conway Drive and Jalna Boulevard, just south of Bradley Avenue, seizing nearly 1.68 kilograms of cocaine and $35,000 in cash, police said Friday.

The accused, a 24-year-old London man, faces a charge of possession of a Schedule I substance for the purpose of trafficking.

Anyone with information is asked to contact London police at 519-661-5670, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).

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