2 arrested after expired validation sticker on vehicle leads Hamilton police to drugs

Two people have been arrested in connection with a drug trafficking investigation by Hamilton police.

Shortly after midnight on Saturday, police stopped a white Jeep Patriot travelling westbound on Barton Street at Sherman Avenue for having an expired validation sticker.


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Police say officers saw drugs and paraphernalia in the vehicle and arrested the driver and passenger.

According to police, several drugs were seized, including purple heroin, crystal meth and cocaine, as well as some cash and a prohibited switchblade knife.


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A 36-year-old man and a 29-year-old woman, both from Port Colborne, Ont., are now facing several charges.

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