2 arrested after police raid a drug smuggling station in eastern Ottawa

An Ottawa man and woman face charges after police carried out a search warrant at a home in Vanier on Tuesday and seized “a large amount of various drugs,” including fentanyl.

Police said in a statement Thursday that they raided an apartment in the 200-block of Ste-Anne Avenue after an investigation of advice the service received from the public in October.

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Inside, police said they found fentanyl, crack cocaine, methamphetamine pills, psilocybin and crystal methane metaphones as well as various drug paraphernalia.

Anthony Marini, 30, and Christine Sabourin, 28, face a series of substance trafficking charges as well as possession of property acquired through crime.

Marini had a court date on Wednesday while Sabourin was released on bail.

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