Two Winnipeggers are facing numerous criminal charges following a drug investigation.

On Friday, Winnipeg Police Service officers with the Guns & Gangs Unit entered a residence in the 500 block of Portage Avenue for a drug trafficking investigation.

Later, at 1:45 p.m., two people were arrested in the area of Logan Avenue and Owena Street connected to the investigation.

While searching the 37-year-old man and 23-year-old woman, police found:

  • $50,000 proceeds of crime (cash currency)
  • 216 grams Methamphetamine (street value of $21,000)
  • 28 grams Fentanyl (street value over $5,000)
  • a stolen laptop computer
  • a stolen bicycle

Bother were brought into custody and are now facing numerous drug and property-related offences.