Saskatoon Man Arrested After Drug Search

A 49 year old Saskatoon man will be appearing in court following an investigation by Saskatoon Police and the Saskatoon Integrated Drug Unit early this morning.

Police executed a search warrant on a residence in the 100 Block of Avenue J south after they were called to attend regarding an unwanted guest. As a result of the search, police found 9 cannabis marijuana plants, 1 1/2 pounds of cannabis marijuana, a few grams of psilocybin, and $1000.00 cash.

The accused is facing a charge of Possession for the Purpose, two counts of Possession of a Controlled Drug or Substance, two counts of Production of a Controlled Substance, and Possession of Proceeds of Crime.

The man is expected to appear in Provincial Court tomorrow morning, June 11th, 2008 at 9:00 a.m. in court room #1.

(Occurrence Number: 08-56492)