Oakville drug investigation leads to six arrests

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Published December 23, 2021 at 10:36 am

A lengthy drug trafficking investigation in Oakville by Halton Regional Police has led to six arrests and a large drug seizure.

The Halton Regional Police Service (HRPS) 2 District Street Crime Unit completed their investigation and on Wednesday executed search warrants at two residences in Oakville.

As a result of the investigation the following drugs were seized;

  • 81 grams of Methamphetamine
  • 9 grams of crack cocaine
  • 2.4 grams of fentanyl (pink in color)
  • 9 grams of fentanyl (purple in color)
  • Approximately 118 blue and white pills believed to be oxycodone

In addition to the drugs, police also seized approximately $335 in Canadian currency.

Gage Henderson (29) of Oakville has been charged with:

  • Trafficking a Controlled Substance – Cocaine
  • Trafficking a Controlled Substance – Methamphetamine (Crystal Meth)
  • Trafficking a Controlled Substance – Fentanyl
  • Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking – Cocaine
  • Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking – Methamphetamine (Crystal Meth)
  • Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking – Fentanyl
  • Breach of Recognizance
  • Fail to Comply with Undertaking

Joseph Timer Macleod (55) of Oakville has been charged with:

  • Trafficking a Controlled Substance – Fentanyl
  • Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking – Fentanyl

Marlon Ricardo Matthews (31) of Oakville has been charged with:

  • Possession of a Controlled Substance – Fentanyl
  • Fail to Comply with Release Order
  • Fail to Comply with Probation Order

Ronald Jan Gordon (53) of Oakville has been charged with:

  • Fail to Comply with Probation Order (3 counts)

Ashley Amanda Taylor (27) of Oakville has been charged with:

  • Fail to Comply with Release Order

Adam Biondo (33) of Oakville has been charged with:

  • Fail to Comply with Release Order

Macleod, Henderson, Matthews & Gordon were held in custody pending a bail hearing. Taylor & Biondo were released on Undertakings.

Anyone with information in regards to these investigations is asked to contact Detective Constable Christopher Brown of the 2 District Street Crime Unit at 905-825-4747, ext. 2208.

Tips can also be submitted anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or through the web at www.haltoncrimestoppers.ca.

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