Parry Sound area man busted on drug charges at Falls motel
A 25 year old man from the Parry Sound area facing drug charges after getting nabbed making a suspected drug deal at a Niagara Falls hotel.
Police were on scene investigating a separate matter when they watched the transaction take place.
Officers then ran the man's name and found he was wanted for breaching bail conditions on another drug trafficking charge, one of those conditions was he was not allowed to travel to the Niagara Region.
A further search of a hotel room led police to a quantity of heroin and crystal meth worth about $26,000.
Police also seized $11,000.
Facing charges is George Athanasiou.
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