Nearly 300 marijuana plants seized in River Heights grow op bust
Winnipeg police arrested a 32-year-old man who faces charges of trafficking and producing a scheduled substance. (File image)
Published Wednesday, January 6, 2016 2:36PM CST
A search of a home in River Heights turned up hundreds of marijuana plants and thousands of dollars in grow op equipment.
Around 5 p.m. Tuesday, several Winnipeg police units executed a search warrant at a residence in the 200 block of Centennial Street.
Officers found and seized 292 marijuana plants with an estimated street value of more than $327,000, along with more than $5,200 in grow operation equipment.
Police arrested a 32-year-old man who faces charges of trafficking and producing a scheduled substance.
He was released on a promise to appear.