Lake Cowichan RCMP seize pot in Youbou

The execution of a search warrant at a Youbou home on Feb. 4 has resulted in the seizure of 251 marijuana plants and related growing equipment.

Lake Cowichan RCMP Sgt. Wes Olsen said a 48-year-old man – the sole occupant of the Arbutus Road residence – was arrested in connection to the find, and has since been released on bail.

The police investigation into this matter is continuing.