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Police canine unit locates drugs along East City trail in Peterborough

Peterborough Police Service dog Isaac with Const. Robert Cowie located drugs on a trail on Jan. 24, 2023. Peterborough Police Service file

Police say a police dog in Peterborough found cocaine along a walking trail in the city on Tuesday.

According to the Peterborough Police Service, two residents notified officers about a suspicious item beside a local walking trail near Maria Street in East City.

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Police service dog Isaac and his handler Const. Robert Cowie searched the area.

Police say the canine found a small quantity of cocaine in the snow.

“Thank you again to the residents for calling in,” police said

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