The Kingston Whig Standard
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Monday, August 30, 2010
Police bust up large-scale grow op
Posted By The Whig-Standard
Nine people are scheduled to appear in court today to face drug charges after police seized $15 million worth of pot in a bust of a growing operation in Tyendinaga Township, west of Kingston.
The suspects, men and women, all from Toronto, were arrested during the raid of the Shannon Road property Thursday.
Police found 15,000 pot plants and 600 pounds of buds.
The accused are charged with production of marijuana and possession for the purpose of trafficking.
The investigation is ongoing.
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