Marijuana grow operation dismantled in South Glengarry

SOUTH GLENGARRY OPP Community Drug Action Team  officers assisted by OPP Emergency Response Team, Canine Unit and Crime Unit members executed a Controlled Drugs and Substances Act search warrant on May 17, at a residence on Arlington Rd., South Glengarry. A large quantity of suspected marijuana, cannabis resin and growing equipment was seized with an estimated street value of over $70,000. An adult male was arrested.

Marc Rondeau, 45, of South Glengarry was charged with; producing a controlled substance, two counts of possession of a controlled substance for the purpose of trafficking.

He was released and scheduled to appear in Alexandria court on June 7.