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Sicamous RCMP seize 1,400 marijuana plants from Malakwa residence

Sicamous RCMP seized 1,400 marijuana plants from a residence in Malakwa, B.C., on Thursday, after executing a search warrant.

Health Canada confirmed the property did not have the required license to cultivate marijuana

RCMP have charged a man at a rural property in Malakwa, B.C., after finding 1,400 marijuana plants being cultivated without a licence. (CBC)

Sicamous RCMP seized 1,400 marijuana plants from a residence in Malakwa, B.C., on Thursday, after executing a search warrant.

According to a police statement, two men were arrested at the rural property located on Finucane Rokosh Road.

The 38-year-old resident and property owner was released on a promise to appear in court at a future date.

The second man who had been arrested on the property was released without charges.

Health Canada confirmed the property did not have the required licence to cultivate marijuana.

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