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Wednesday September 18th, 2013

Posted at 3:12pm

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Crime Stoppers’ Constable Doug Goldsmith poses with some of the seized pot in this photo by CK Police

Chatham-Kent Police have seized 440 pot plants from various corn fields in the Chatham area over the past several days.

Constable Renee Cowell says police acted on information provided by the public and eradicated 440 mature marijuana plants, worth approximately $440,000, from corn fields throughout the municipality.

The pot plants are set to be destroyed.

The Chatham-Kent Police Service and Chatham-Kent Crime Stoppers continue to welcome any information from the public regarding illegal marijuana grow sites. Anonymous callers may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) and may be eligible for a cash reward.

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