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April 6, 2016

Winnipeg Police Service Media Release
For Immediate Release

Male Wanted – Wyatt Suede THOMAS - C16-66190 - Arrested

The Winnipeg Police Service is requesting the public's assistance in locating a 22-year-old male identified as Wyatt THOMAS.

THOMAS is wanted in connection with an incident that occurred on April 3, 2016.

Male Wanted – Wyatt Suede THOMAS - C16-66190

A warrant of arrest for Pointing a Firearm has been issued.  THOMAS should not be approached under any circumstances. 

If anyone has information as to the whereabouts of THOMAS, please contact members of the District 3 Crime Unit directly at 204-986-2848 or CrimeStoppers at 204-786-TIPS (8477).

 

Marihuana Grow Operation Arrests – C16-67045

On April 5, 2016, at approximately 3:00 a.m., emergency personnel were dispatched to a residence in the 400 block of Boyd Avenue for the report of a working fire.  No fire was located, however an active marihuana grow operation was found to be in existence.

The investigation continued by members of the Marihuana Grow Operation Unit, who obtained a Controlled Drugs and Substances Search Warrant.  The subsequent search of the residence resulted in the seizure of the following:

  • 165 Marihuana plants with an estimated street value of $184,800.00
  • Eight pounds of dry marihuana with an estimated street value of $20,000.00
  • Grow operation equipment valued at $7,320.00
A 43-year-old male and 34-year-old female, both of Winnipeg, are facing drug related charges for their alleged involvement.

Both were released via Promise to Appear.

Constable Rob Carver, Public Information Officer
Constable Jay Murray, Public Information Officer
Constable Tammy Skrabek, Public Information Officer

Kelly Dehn, Manager of Public Affairs

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