Article by David Yasvinski, Growth Op
Crime doesn’t pay. Unless the police intentionally break your equipment, then you might be in luck.
A Manitoba judge has ordered the Winnipeg Police Service to pay a man $3,514.30 after officers deliberately damaged his cannabis-growing equipment when they raided his home four years ago, CBC reports.
Patrick Walker was charged with producing marijuana and possessing the drug for the purposes of trafficking in August 2016. After he was sentenced, the court ordered his growing equipment to be returned to him. It was — badly damaged.