Article by Hamilton Spectator
Halton police have raided a marijuana dispensary in Burlington, arresting the business owner and seizing approximately $22,000-worth of product.
Police executed a warrant at Frank’s Magic Crops at 419 Guelph Line on May 2, seizing 1.5 kilograms of marijuana and edible cannabis products, along with $1,581 in cash.
The business owner, Anne Pastor, 69, of Burlington was arrested and released on a promise to appear in court May 30. She’s facing a charge of possession of marijuana for the purpose of trafficking.
Halton police cautioned the public to remember that recreational marijuana sale is illegal.
Police will continue to seize product and arrest dispensary owners, despite upcoming legalization of recreational use in Canada.