7 London residents charged for Cocaine Trafficking



    LONDON, ON, March 9 /CNW/ - After a one year investigation London RCMP
Joint Forces Drug Unit , London Police Service and RCMP "O" Division
Integrated Proceeds of Crime have charged seven local residents for cocaine
trafficking and possession of proceeds of crime.
    The investigation focused primarily on criminal groups allegedly
trafficking cocaine in the London area. Seven individuals face charges ranging
from trafficking and possession for the purpose of trafficking in scheduled
drugs (cocaine) under the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act as well as
Criminal Code violations for Possession of Property Obtained by Crime.
    "Working together law enforcement throughout the area has been able to
ensure that we can keep a large amount of cocaine off the streets of London,"
stated Inspector Mark PEARSON, Officer in Charge of London RCMP Detachment.

    The following subjects have been arrested and charged:

    KOUZOUNAS, John, age 38 of Portal Crescent, London, Ontario.
    Trafficking Cocaine X 3, Possession of Proceeds of Crime X 3

    SZCYNKARUK, Christopher, age 36, of Simcoe Street, London Ontario.
    Trafficking Cocaine, Possession of Proceeds of Crime

    FEDORATION, Jon Phillip, age 58, of Toulon Road, London, Ontario
    Trafficking Cocaine X 2, Possession of Proceeds of Crime X 2

    MURRAY, John C, age 53, of Mount Pleasant, London Ontario.
    Trafficking Cocaine X 2, Possession of Proceeds of Crime X 2

    SATER, Iyad Abdul, age 36, of Wonderland Road N., London, Ontario
    Trafficking Cocaine X 2, Possession of Proceeds of Crime X 2

    BURKE, Nellon, age 47, of Huron St, London, Ontario.
    Trafficking Cocaine X 2, Possession of Proceeds of Crime X 2

    LUNDY, Kelly, age 45, Lawson Rd, London Ontario
    Trafficking Cocaine X 2, Possession of Proceeds of Crime X 2

    The noted subjects will appear in London Provincial Court for Bail
Hearings. The investigation is continuing and further arrests are anticipated.





For further information:

For further information: Sgt. Michele PARADIS, RCMP Corporate
Communications and Media Relations, (416) 715-2375 pager, (416) 992-4409
mobile; AMANDA K. PFEFFER, Public Information & Media Relations, London Police
Service, Office: (519) 661-5410, Fax: (519) 661-5236, Email:
apfeffer@police.london.ca


Custom Packages

Browse our custom packages or build your own to meet your unique communications needs.

Start today.

CNW Membership

Fill out a CNW membership form or contact us at 1 (877) 269-7890

Learn about CNW services

Request more information about CNW products and services or call us at 1 (877) 269-7890