Police Bust Marijuana Grow-Op on St. John’s Avenue

Winnipeg Police CrestA 32-year-old Winnipeg man is facing charges after police raided a home on Friday and discovered a marijuana grow-op.

Police issued a search warrant in the 300 block of St. John’s Avenue, where they located 43 marijuana plants, 17 pounds of harvested marijuana, and grow-op equipment.

The seizure is worth an estimated $70,000.

The suspect was released on a promise to appear.

— Staff