Manitoba

RCMP seize 20 kg of marijuana

Two men are facing drug charges after RCMP seized 20 kilograms of marijuana at a vacant Winnipeg business.
Marijuana seized during a bust on College Avenue in Winnipeg is displayed by RCMP. (RCMP)

Two men are facing drug charges after RCMP seized 20 kilograms of marijuana at a vacant Winnipeg business.

Police searched the business, located in the 500 block of College Avenue, in the city's North End, just after 6 p.m. Wednesday.

The marijuana seized has an estimated street value of $90,000, RCMP said.

The men, a 37-year-old from Brandon and 33-year-old from Winnipeg, are both facing charges of possession for the purpose of trafficking and trafficking.

The 33-year-old is also facing charges of breaching an undertaking.