Mobile drugs arrest in St. Catharines

Two people are facing charges after Niagara Regional Police tracked illegal drug sales across the region.

Officials say they have been looking into the alleged sale of crystal meth in Niagara since February.

At around 5:45 p.m. yesterday evening, police followed a 35 year old woman to Beamsville where officers say they witnesses a drug deal.

They arrested her on the Niagara Falls bound QEW, seizing 265 grams of crystal methamphetamine, 16 grams of cocaine, and 8 grams of fentanyl worth approximately $30,000.

At 6:30 p.m. police executed a search warrant at a Waters Avenue address in Niagara Falls and also arrested a 50 year old man.

Krisa Graham and John Carriero are facing charges including possession for the purpose of trafficking. Carriero has also been charged with three counts of breaching a release order.