RCMP Make Marijuana Bust Near Lac du Bonnet

August 19, 2011 2:55 PM | News

By Brian Schultz

RCMP seized hundreds of marijuana plants and a stolen quad while executing a search warrant on a property in the RM of Alexander. (RCMP HANDOUT)

RCMP have seized approximately 200 marijuana plants from a property in the RM of Alexander.

The seizure happened on Thursday northeast of Lac du Bonnet in an outdoor grow operation. Police also seized a stolen quad.

The estimated value of the marijuana is about $200,000.

Thirty-eight-year-old Terry Layton Hannigan of Winnipeg has been charged with production of a controlled substance and possession of stolen property. He remains in custody pending a scheduled court appearance.

Police also arrested another man, and two women. Charges are pending.

The investigation is continuing.

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