Pair arrested at drive thru while police raid Saanich grow-op

A man and a women were arrested at a drive-thru restaurant Friday morning, while Saanich police were busy raiding the pair’s home as part of an ongoing drug investigation.

A man and a women were arrested at a drive-thru restaurant Friday morning, while Saanich police were busy raiding the pair’s home as part of an ongoing drug investigation.

Officers discovered a three-room marijuana grow-operation in the 100-block of Crease Ave. Died marijuana, cocaine and a stun gun were also found in the home.

The man and woman were followed and arrested around 10 a.m.,, while ordering breakfast at a McDonalds on Saanich Road.

Charges of drug production and possession, as well as weapons violations are pending against the man and woman – both in their 20s.

kslavin@saanichnews.com