Million-dollar grow op busted in Winnipeg

A marijuana grow op worth close to $1M was busted by Winnipeg police on Thursday.

A marijuana grow op worth close to $1M was busted by Winnipeg police on Thursday.

A 38-year-old man and 34-year-old woman were arrested at the scene, on Abraham Bay in The Maples neighbourhood.

Police seized 848 marijuana plants with an estimated street value of $949,760, six pounds of packaged marijuana with an estimated street value of $15,000, and grow op equipment valued at $15,000.

The man and woman are facing several drug-related charges as well as theft of hydro power.