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Delta Police bust grow op in Ladner
A 52-year-old man has been arrested after Delta Police discovered a marijuana grow operation in Ladner.
According to a press release, the Delta Police Department Drugs and Special Projects Unit executed a search warrant in the 4900 block of Trenant Street on Wednesday (Jan. 18) and found 375 plants.
Delta Police spokesman Const. Ciaran Feenan confirmed the grow op was discovered in a residential house and the man arrested was a tenant.
The plants and the equipment associated with growing the marijuana are estimated to be worth $196,000.
Police have requested criminal charges in relation to this investigation including production of a controlled substance and possession of a controlled substance for the purpose of trafficking.
The male suspect has been subsequently released pending his future court appearance on March 19.