A weekend police raid at London’s Howard Johnson Inn yielded thousands of dollars in seized drugs and cash.
On the afternoon of Aug. 19, members of the London Police Service’s guns and drugs division as well as the RCMP searched a room at the Exeter Rd. motel, snagging drugs worth more than $6,500 and over $1,800 in cash.
The following were seized in the investigation:
24.4 grams of Crack Cocaine – $ 2440.00
32 grams of Cocaine – $ 3200.00
2 grams Methamphetamine – $ 200.00
17 x 8mg Dilaudid pills – $ 340.00
8 x 9mg Hydromorph Contin capsules – $ 160.00
20 x 6mg Hydromorph Contin capsules – $ 200.00
Cheetah Stun Gun -650 kv
Silver flick knife
Total Currency Seized: $1853.20
Total Drugs Seized: $ 6560.00
Following the seizure, 57-year old John Walker and 28-year old Thais Mischkinis, both of London, have been charged with four counts each of possession for the purpose of trafficking and two counts each of possession of a prohibited weapon.