House fire leads to marijuana grow op bust in Huntsville
A 60-year-old man faces multiple charges after police found a marijuana grow op in an apartment basement in Huntsville. On Friday, just before 4am, firefighters were fighting a blaze at a house on Muskoka Rd #3 North. Police were called after fire crews discovered marijuana in the basement. Police also located other items that led them to believe that a small growing operation was taking place in this apartment. OPP arrested and charged the man with Producing a substance and Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking. He will appear in court on March 5th in Huntsville to answer to those charges.