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Hamilton Police seize more than $300K in drugs, weapons, cash from two homes

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Hamilton Police seize more than $300K in drugs, weapons, cash from two homes

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Hamilton Police have seized more than $300,000 worth of drugs, cash and weapons after executing search warrants two city residences and a car late last month.

According to a press release issued Thursday (May 13), the Hamilton Police Vice and Drugs Unit conducted the searches on Friday, April 30, 2021.

During the investigation, police said they seized a Sig Sauer .380 handgun, ammunition, a large conductive energy weapon, illicit drugs with a street value of approximately $293,575 and over $10,000 in cash.

A man and a woman from Hamilton were arrested and the pair face a slew of charges.

Matthew Kulwartian, 27, of Hamilton, and Brittany Schilte, also 27, of Hamilton are facing the following charges:

Kulwartian

  • CDSA 5(2)- Oxycodone (Joint)
  • Proceeds of Crime Over $5,000 (Joint)
  • DSA 4(1)- Cocaine (Joint)
  • CC91(2)- Possession of Prohibited Weapon (Conducted Energy Weapon) (Joint)
  • CDSA 5(2)- Cocaine
  • CDSA 5(2)- Fentanyl
  • CDSA 5(2)- Methamphetamine
  • CC91(1)- Unauthorized Possession of a Firearm
  • CC86(1)- Careless Storage of Firearm
  • CC95(1)- Possession of Prohibited Firearm with readily accessible ammunition
  • CC92(2)- Knowledge of Unauthorized Possession of Firearm
  • CC91(2)- Possession of Prohibited Weapon (Firearm)
  • CC117.01(1)- Possession Contrary to Order x2

Schilte

  • CDSA 5(2)- Oxycodone (Joint)
  • Proceeds of Crime Over $5,000 (Joint)
  • CDSA 4(1)- Cocaine (Joint)
  • CC91(2)- Possession of Prohibited Weapon (Conducted Energy Weapon) (Joint)

Anyone with information related to this case is asked to contact Detective Nicolas Pacheco by calling 905-546-6332.

To provide information anonymously call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or submit your anonymous tips online.

 

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