Maples Grow-Op Bust Nets Over $500K in Marijuana

Winnipeg Police CrestA 39-year-old man is facing drug charges after Winnipeg police raided a home in the Maples on Wednesday.

Police executed a search warrant on Trieste Way, where they located nearly $509,000 worth of marijuana plants and dry marijuana. Police also seized grow-op equipment worth $6,000 and $3,000 in cash.

The suspect was arrested faces several charges, including drug trafficking. He was released on a promise to appear.

— Staff