Grow op bust in Winnipeg's North End nets 3 arrests
Three Winnipeggers are facing charges in connection with a $560,000 pot bust in the city's North End.
Police searched a home in the 600 block of Aberdeen Avenue on Wednesday.
Inside, they found a marijuana grow op and seized the following:
- 487 marijuana plants with an estimated street value of $545,440.
- 2 kilograms of dry marijuana with an estimated street value of $10,000.
- Grow operation equipment valued at $5,000.
A 48-year-old woman and two men, aged 48 and 20, are all facing charges of growing and possessing marijuana for the purpose of trafficking.
All three were released from custody on promises to appear in court at a later date.