$25-million in Suspected Meth Seized at Ambassador Bridge
There has been a major drug bust at the Ambassador Bridge.
A commercial truck entering Canada was stopped on December 24th and referred for a secondary examination.
During the exam officers found nine containers will with 200kg of suspected methamphetamine.
According to Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) and the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP), Windsor Detachment, approximately 200 kilograms of suspected methamphetamine — with an estimated street value of $25.5-million.
This seizure is the largest methamphetamine seizure, on record, for the CBSA within the past seven years.
36-year-old Mohamed Ahmed Abdirahman of Missisauga faces charges of importation of a controlled substance, contrary to the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act; and Possession for the purpose of trafficking, contrary to the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act.
Abdirahman’s next scheduled court date is on February 3, 2020 at the Ontario Court of Justice in Windsor, Ontario.
The investigation is ongoing.