Innisfil Man Charged in Cannabis Grow Op Investigation

(Innisfil, ON) South Simcoe Police Service officers have laid a dozen charges against an Innisfil man following an investigation into a cannabis grow operation.

On Friday, October 2, 2020, around 5:30 p.m., South Simcoe Police Service officers executed a Cannabis Act search warrant at a home in the 25th Sideroad and Mapleview Drive area of Innisfil. As a result of the search, police located and seized multiple items including a replica firearm, numerous bags of cannabis, cannabis edibles, cocaine, evidence of production and trafficking and a quantity of cash. 38-year-old Christopher Wice of Innisfil faces 12 charges including Cultivate, Propagate or Harvest More than 4 Plants at One Time in a Dwelling Home, Distribute Illicit Cannabis, Possession of Cannabis for the Purpose of Selling and Possession of (suspected) Cocaine. The accused was released with a future court date. The investigation is ongoing.

Photos of the seized cannabis and suspected cocaine are attached.