Half Million Dollars in Drugs Seized from Stoney Creek Home
Hamilton Police located a half-million dollars in street drugs inside a Stoney Creek residence. Three occupants have been charged.
On March 16, 2020, Hamilton Police began an investigation into numerous domestic-related offences involving Michael Joseph Dalia. The investigators were unable to locate the accused at the time and issued an arrest warrant for the following offences.
Charged: Michael Joseph Dalia (37 years old) Stoney Creek resident
- Assault level One X 6
- Assault with a weapon X 3
- Assault cause bodily harm X 2
- Assault cause bodily harm – choking X 2
- Criminal harassment X 2
- Forcible confinement X 3
- Mischief under $5000 X 2
- Theft under $5000
- Utter threat to cause death
On March 18, 2020, Michael Dalia was located and arrested. A search warrant was executed at the 51 Greening Avenue residence which resulted in additional drug charges being laid.
Police seized over half a million dollars’ worth of street drugs inside the home. This included blue and orange fentanyl, heroin and cocaine. A $120,000 in cash and a replica airsoft handgun were also seized.
Occupants living in the residence were charged with the following offences.
Charged: Luisa Casciola-Dalia (Female, 64-years-old)
Carmen Dalia (Male, 68-years-old)
Michael Joseph Dalia (Male, 37-years-old)
- Possession for the purpose of trafficking – Cocaine
- Possession for the purpose of trafficking – Heroin
- Possession for the purpose of trafficking – Opioid
- Possession of proceeds of crime over $5000
If you have information that could assist with the investigation into this crime are asked to contact Detective Sergeant Ben Thibodeau by calling 905-546-2907 or Detective Constable Paul Cotrill by calling 905-546-2955.
To provide information anonymously call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or submit your anonymous tips online at http://www.crimestoppershamilton.com