RCMP Make $2M Marijuana Bust Near Gimli

RCMP seized thousands of marijuana plants in the RM of Gimli on Tuesday, October 4, 2011. Two men from British Columbia are facing charges. (RCMP HANDOUT)

RCMP have seized more than 2,000 marijuana plants from a rural residence in the RM of Gimli.

The seizure — valued at approximately $2,000,0000 — occurred Tuesday near Camp Morton, Manitoba.

Two men from British Columbia were arrested at the scene and face a number of charges. Both men remain in custody.

Police are continuing to investigate.


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