RCMP shut down grow op

On Wednesday, the 7th of December, 2011, Lake Country RCMP executed a search warrant

  • Dec. 15, 2011 9:00 a.m.
Lake Country RCMP seized more than 16 pounds of marijuana from an Okanagan Centre Road West home last week.

Lake Country RCMP seized more than 16 pounds of marijuana from an Okanagan Centre Road West home last week.

On Wednesday, the 7th of December, 2011, Lake Country RCMP executed a search warrant pursuant to the Controlled

Drugs and Substances Act at a residence situated in the 13000 block of Okanagan Centre Road West in Lake Country.

Lake Country RCMP investigators arrested two persons, seized over 16lbs of packaged marihuana bud, in 33 half pound bags, and other drug trafficking paraphernalia.

Lake Country RCMP are recommending charges for the 45 year old male and female arrested including Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking, contrary to the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act.

Both persons were released on a Promise to Appear and are scheduled to appear in Kelowna Provincial Court on February 16th, 2012.