Beaverton man charged after police seize marijuana, cocaine

A Beaverton man faces multiple charges after police say marijuana plants, cocaine and a replica firearm were seized at his apartment.

On Tuesday (Sept. 26), the North Division Target Team of Durham Regional Police launched a drug investigation regarding marijuana plants being grown at an apartment building on Mara Road in Brock Township.

Investigators executed a search warrant at the location Wednesday (Sept. 27) morning and seized five marijuana plants, dried marijuana, a small quantity of cocaine, weigh scales, ammunition and a replica handgun. The suspect was arrested at a separate location, without incident.

Gaige De Finney, 25, of Mara Road in Brock Township is charged with: production of a controlled substance (marijuana) and two counts of possession of a controlled substance (cocaine and cannabis). He was released on a promise to appear.

Anyone with new information about this investigation is asked to contact Cst. Brohm of the North Division Community response Unit Target Team at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 2665.

Anonymous information can be sent to Durham Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or online at www.durhamregionalcrimestoppers.ca and tipsters may be eligible for a $2,000 cash reward.