Saanich Police Street Crime Unit officers arrested two suspects in the McDonalds drive-through at 10am this morning.
Street Crime Unit officers arrested a male and a female in the Saanich road McDonalds drive-through at 10am this morning as they were ordering their breakfast. Both were arrested as a result of an ongoing drug investigation.
A search warrant for the suspect’s residence in the 100 block of Crease ave was obtained. As a result of the risk to officer safety, the Greater Victoria Emergency Response Team was used to secure the residence prior to the search.
The search revealed a three room marihuana grow operation in the residence. Also found in the house was a quantity of dried marihuana, cocaine and an electric stun gun.
Charges of Production of a Controlled Substance, Possession of a Substance for the Purpose of Trafficking and weapons related violations are pending.
The search has been ongoing at the residence on Crease avenue this afternoon.
Both suspects have been released and will attend court in the near future.