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Marijuana grow-op dismantled in Espanola

Friday, December 20, 2013   by: SooToday.com Staff

OPP NEWS RELEASE

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ESPANOLA, - On December 19, 2013, members of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Organized Crime Enforcement Bureau (OCEB), Sudbury Drug Enforcement Unit in partnership with the Espanola Police Service, Wikwemikong Tribal Police Service, United Chiefs and Council (UCCM) of Manitoulin, Anishnaabe Police Service and members of the Manitoulin Island OPP Detachment, executed a Controlled Drugs and Substances Act Search Warrant at a residence in the Town of Espanola.

As a result of this investigation an indoor marihuana growing operation was dismantled.  

207 cannabis marihuana plants, 40 grams of marihuana, packaging material a debt list and grow equipment were seized.

One adult and one young person were arrested and have been charged with production of a controlled substance and possession of a controlled substance for the purposes of trafficking. 

They were both released from custody and will appear in court in February 2014.

The street value of the drugs seized is $207,569. 

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hockeypucker 12/20/2013 1:27:03 PM Report

Wow great spulling!!!
gdawg99 12/20/2013 1:33:10 PM Report

"Marihuana" is the correct Spanish spelling, Mr. Sassypants.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marijuana_(word)
crashed13 12/20/2013 1:33:15 PM Report

One down 500 to go. Sometimes I wonder if they really think they put a dent in this business.
nanci 12/20/2013 1:44:22 PM Report

No names? WE got the WHAT and the WHERE...NO WHO?
bounder 12/20/2013 2:21:56 PM Report

Better yet, should have gone up in smoke.Heh heh.
Tag33&1/3rd 12/20/2013 2:41:57 PM Report

Means b.s. Probably
Zap 12/20/2013 2:57:58 PM Report

BOOOOO Weed ROCKS.. Keep on smoking .
alps 12/20/2013 3:08:48 PM Report

If they use Marijuana for medical purpose's, im pretty sure its time to legalize it.
soowat 12/20/2013 3:11:00 PM Report

hockeypucker

What is "spulling"?

Perhaps you were commenting on the "Spelling?"
farmergirl 12/20/2013 4:50:44 PM Report

It's an adult and a young person. Perhaps naming the elder would identify the junior. Too big of a bust to be BS!
Dictionary 12/20/2013 5:02:25 PM Report

over 200k street value?
HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA...

Ha.
asp 12/20/2013 8:22:29 PM Report

Okay and the name of the adult is??? How come they get a free pass of their names not being published? What is good for one is good for all.
Tom_Bom 12/20/2013 10:36:03 PM Report

useless waste of resources.
jojo12345 12/21/2013 11:35:33 PM Report

cop must have a big party lol
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