Pot grower arrested in Magog
OnApril 9th, officers and investigators with the Regie de police Memphremagog (RPM) searched an apartment building on Ste. Anne street, in Magog, after a two week investigation.
During the search, a forty-three year-old man was found on the premises and he is the principal suspect. He was arrested for possession of marijuana and for growing marijuana after officers found more than three hundred pot plants, a small quantity of bulk marijuana, and a production calendar. The police also found what they suspected was an installation to steal electricity, confirmed later by Hydro-Quebec.