Police Lay Charges in Marijuana Grow-Op Raid

Winnipeg Police CrestWinnipeg police have charged a 48-year-old man after the discovery of a marijuana grow-op.

Police searched a home in the 400 block of Manitoba Avenue on Friday, where they found 302 marijuana plants valued at $338,240. Officers also located four pounds of dry marijuana worth $10,000, grow-op equipment worth $15,000, and $6,975 in cash.

The suspect was arrested at the scene and faces numerous charges. He was released on a promise to appear.

— Staff