Police charge 18 in London, Brampton fentanyl bust

Fentanyl

Police have charged 18 people, including four minors, in a large fentanyl bust in two Ontario cities.

Investigators say the arrests were made following searches in multiple locations in London and Brampton.

They say officers seized $725,330 worth of fentanyl and methamphetamine, as well as a number of weapons and $55,000 in cash.

The suspects are facing a total of 35 charges, including possession of a substance for the purpose of trafficking.

Their ages range from 13 to 46.

London police say it's the largest seizure of suspected fentanyl in the force's history.