Large multi-level police force raid on drug gang in Burlington-Hamilton. $100,000 cash seized.

By Staff

BURLINGTON, ON. June 27, 2013  If the drug business is like any other business and reacts to the laws of supply and demand – things are going to be tight in the city for a period of time.

The Halton Regional Police Service Integrated Drug, Gun and Gang Unit wrapped up a five month investigation of drug trafficking in Burlington of Hamilton.

They called it Project Rounder, which was an in depth street level investigation of multiple persons involved in the trafficking of cocaine, marihuana and prescription medication in Burlington.  The investigation led police to Hamilton when additional participants were identified.

Early morning raids were executed on this morning in both Burlington and Hamilton. Halton Police worked with Hamilton Police Drug Unit, Ontario Provincial Weapons Enforcement Unit, Ontario Provincial Police Organized Crime Unit and the Durham Regional Police.

Police executed 13 search warrants and 12 involved persons were arrested, a total of 41charges were laid. Police seized pounds of marihuana, quantities of cocaine, hashish, psilocybin, oxycodone, five vehicle were seized (07 Volkswagon Jetta, 04 Ford F150, 97 Harley Davidson, 04 Dodge Ram, 2010 GMC pick up) and approximately $100,000 cash.

Charged are:

 Elvis DOJCINOVIC (40 years) of Burlington.

Trafficking (Cocaine) 2 counts

            Possession of marihuana

 Eric LAW (42 years) of Burlington.

            Trafficking (Cocaine) 2counts

            Possession of Hydromorphone

            Possession of Oxycodone


Michelle PELLERIN (31 years) of Burlington.

            Possession for the purpose (Cocaine)


Robert SWALLOW (34 years) of Burlington.

            Possession for the purpose (Marihuana)

            Possession of cannabis resin

            Possession of psilocybin


Robyn BARKHOUSE (45 years) of Burlington.

            Conspiracy to traffick (Marihuana)

            Trafficking (Cocaine)

            Possession for the purpose (Cocaine)

            Possession for the purpose (Anabolic steroids)

            Possession of cannabis resin (2 counts)

            Possession of marihuana (2counts)


Ken GARVIN  (42 years) of Burlington.

            Possession of marihuana

            Production (marihuana)


Susan ESTEY (41 years) of Carlisle.

            Possession for the purpose (Marihuana)

            Possession for the purpose (Cannabis resin)

            Possession of Cocaine

            Possession of Oxycodone

            Possession Hydromorphone

            Produce a controlled substance


Sarann CHAN (23 years) of Hamilton.

            Possession for the purpose (Marihuana)

            Possession of property obtained by crime


The accused parties will appear in Milton Provincial Court Criminal Division June 26th, 2013.

Investigators remind the public to utilize Crime Stoppers to report any illegal drug, gang or gun activity at 1-800-222-TIPS(8477), through the web at or by texting “Tip201” with your message to 274637(crimes)

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