Around twenty pounds of marijuana seized

12.07.2018 13:27
By: Matthew Higgs

Brandon Police say the marijuana was worth around $92,000

Brandon, MB (CKLQ) - Brandon Police officers have seized around $92,000 worth of marijuana last week.

Police say they responded to a report that a weapon was pulled out at motel on the 1800 Block of 1st Street on July 3 at around 2:40 a.m.

According to officers, they could not find any firearms, but their attention quickly turned to a duffel bag in the trunk of a man's vehicle.

After a search, police say they found 20.5 pounds of marijuana, worth around $92,000.

A 63-year-old man from Calgary is facing drug possession charges and will be going to court in August.