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Police arrest 2 men and seize $225K of cannabis in Sudbury, Ont.

The 42-year-old man and 38-year-old man have a court appearance in May

Police arrest 2 men and seize $225K of cannabis in Sudbury, Ontario
Photo via the Greater Sudbury Police Service

Following numerous complaints about a business in Sudbury, Ontario, police say they raided the place and seized upwards of $200,000 worth of cannabis.

In a statement Thursday, police say that the business on Lasalle Boulevard was operating as an illicit cannabis store, and a search warrant was used at the location the day before.

Read more: Ontario police seize 2,400 weed plants from illicit grow

A 42-year-old man and a 38-year-old man were arrested. They’ve been charged with possession of cannabis for the purpose of selling contrary to the Cannabis Act.

The arrested pair aren’t being named. They’ve been released and are set to appear in court on May 5.

The police estimate of the seized weed amounted to $225,000.

 

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