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OPP seize $30,000 worth of drugs during traffic stop on Hwy. 417

Ontario Provincial Police say officers seized $30,000 worth of drugs and $2,325 in cash during a traffic stop on Hwy. 417 in Hawkesbury. (OPP/X) Ontario Provincial Police say officers seized $30,000 worth of drugs and $2,325 in cash during a traffic stop on Hwy. 417 in Hawkesbury. (OPP/X)
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A traffic stop for a burnt out headlight on Highway 417 ended with officers seizing more than $30,000 worth of drugs, according to the Ontario Provincial Police.

Police say officers stopped a vehicle on Hwy. 417 in the Hawkesbury area due to a burnt out headlight just before 1:30 a.m. Tuesday.

"As a result, more than $30,000 in drugs and $2,325 in cash were seized from the vehicle," the OPP said on X.

The driver and passenger of the vehicle, both from Ottawa are facing multiple drug-related charges.

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