RCMP Bust Grow-Op Worth $1.8M Near Arborg

RCMP raided a home in the RM of Armstrong on Friday, November 26, 2010, where they found this large stash of marijuana plants worth an estimated $1.8 million. (RCMP HANDOUT)

RCMP have seized about 1,800 marijuana plants valued at $1,800,000 after a rural Manitoba drug bust.

Officers from a number of units executed a search warrant on a home roughly 5 km south of Arborg in the RM of Armstrong at about 10:45 a.m. on November 26.

The vacant home also contained equipment related to the grow operation.

No arrests have been made in connection with the bust.