Woman Charged in Grow-Op Bust in River Park

Winnipeg Police CrestWinnipeg police have arrested a woman after a marijuana grow-op bust in the River Park area on Friday.

Officers executed a search warrant on a home in the 900 block of Aldgate Road at around 10 a.m.

Once inside, police found 155 marijuana plants worth at $173,600, 60 lbs. of dried package marijuana worth $150,000, and grow-op equipment worth $27,000. A small amount of cash was also found.

A 39-year-old woman faces numerous drug-related charges, including theft of electricity/gas. She was released on a promise to appear.

— Staff