Grow-op busted in Lake Country

  • Jun. 5, 2011 12:00 p.m.

Lake Country RCMP successfully shut down a marijuana grow operation Tuesday.

Police executed a warrant and searched a home in the 13,000 block of Lake Hill Drive.

Inside the home, police discovered 676 marijuana plants in two rooms of the residence, and also found approximately one pound of processed marijuana and cash.

A Hydro electrical bypass was also in use.

The 25-year-old female resident of the home will be facing recommended charges of production of a substance, theft of hydroelectricity and possession for the purpose of trafficking.