Police Raid Half-Million Dollar Grow-Op

Winnipeg Police CrestTwo men are facing a list of charges after a marijuana grow-op was discovered in a home in the 400 block of Monroe Avenue.

Winnipeg police executed a search warrant on Tuesday, which turned up 530 marijuana plants with an estimated street value of $593,600. Officers also seized grow-op equipment worth $9,500, 23 grams of marijuana worth $234, and seven pieces of crack cocaine valued at $140.

Two men, aged 37 and 51, face several charges and were released on a promise to appear.

— Staff


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