Winnipeg police bust $1.5M pot grow op
A man and woman are facing numerous drug charges after Winnipeg police busted a marijuana grow op worth $1.5 million.
Police say the bust happened Thursday at a home in the 100 block of Lindenwood Drive East.
Officers seized the following:
- 1296 marijuana plants with an estimated street value of $1,451,520.
- Dry marijuana worth an estimated street value of $1,500.
- Grow operation equipment valued at $30,000.
The 50-year-old man and 49-year-old woman also face charges related to the theft of hydro.
Both have been released from custody on a promise to appear in court.