Over $5 million in marihuana plants seized after Cannabis Act search warrant executed
OPP seized 5,332 marihuana plants worth over $5 million dollars on Monday, January 12, 2021 (Source: London Police Services)
LONDON, ONT -- Police execute cannabis act search warrant at northwest London commercial address, Monday.
OPP seized 5,332 marihuana plants worth over $5 million dollars Monday from a commercial property located at 1490 North Routledge Park.
As a result a Cannabis Act search warrant, an investigation found the plants at various stages of growth.
A 34-year-old from London, a 57-year-old from Markham, a 53-year-old from Scarborough and a 21-year-old from Toronto have been charged with 'cultivation not in a dwelling house'.
The four accused will appear in court in April.
NOTE: The spelling of marihuana with an "h" comes from the spelling within the criminal code and Cannabis Act.