Purple fentanyl valued at $38K seized as police arrest two Kitchener men

Waterloo Regional Police cruiser is seen in Kitchener on Monday, Aug. 24, 2015.

Waterloo Regional Police have arrested two men from Kitchener, seizing a quantity of drugs in the process.

The arrests were made with the help of the CORE team around 8 p.m. Thursday on Queens Boulevard.

Police say they seized suspected purple fentanyl with a street value of $38,000, as well as Percocet pills and $1,753.50 in cash.

A 21-year-old and 30-year-old have both been charged with possession for the purpose of trafficking, while the 21-year-old has also been charged with four counts of breach of recognizance.

These charges have not yet been proven in court.