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.
Friday night, the IceDogs open their best of seven quarter-final series on home ice versus the Generals, some tickets are still available. The 'Dogs have also announced a bus trip to Oshawa for game three and four.
A very successful 2017-2018 IceDogs regular season came to an end Saturday afternoon with a 6-3 win over Mississauga. A sellout St Patty's Day Meridian Centre crowd watched Niagara record their 35th win of the season for a total of 80 points in the OHL's Eastern Conference as Johnny Corneil lead the way with a goal and two assists.
Kirill Maksimov enjoyed a four point night while Johnny Corneil and Ben Jones each scored a pair in the IceDogs 6-3 Friday night win in Erie. With the win, Niagara has now secured home ice advantage in their first round playoff series with Oshawa.