Niagara Falls man arrested after $6,590 in illegal drugs seized by police


Published February 17, 2023 at 12:56 pm

As the result of an investigation into alleged drug trafficking in Niagara Falls, the police descended on two homes with warrants yesterday (Feb. 16) and seized $6,590 in illegal drugs while arresting one man.

Niagara Police say officers searched two Niagara Falls homes – one in the Morrison St. and Chrysler Ave. area, the other near Victoria Ave. and Jepson St. – and between the two, found 60 grams of suspected fentanyl, 15.8 grams of suspected crystal methamphetamine, and 4.5 grams of suspected cocaine, worth $6,950, as well as $2,900 in suspected crime cash.

Nicolas Roditis, 47, of Niagara Falls, has been charged with possession of crystal methamphetamine for the purpose of trafficking, possession of crime cash under $5,000, possession of fentanyl for the purpose of trafficking, possession of cocaine for the purpose of trafficking and failure to comply with a probation order.

He was released from custody and is scheduled for a court date in St. Catharines on April 20.

Anyone with information about this investigation is asked to contact detectives at 905-688-4111, or dial option #3, extension #1008454.

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