Petersfield Pair Charged After Grow-Op Bust

Winnipeg Police CrestTwo people were taken into custody on Friday after Winnipeg police raided two separate marijuana grow-ops.

Search warrants were executed in the 100 blocks of Kowall Bay and Pickley Crescent, where officers seized 411 marijuana plants worth an estimated $460,000. An additional $17,000 worth of marijuana and mushrooms were also seized, along with grow equipment estimated at $35,000 and $2,875 in cash.

A 49-year-old woman and 21-year-old man, both from Petersfield, Manitoba were released on promises to appear. The two are facing numerous drug-related charges.

— Staff


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