Regina Marijuana Dispensary Raided, Three Men Arrested

Regina Marijuana Dispensary Raided, Three Men Arrested

REGINA — Three men are facing charges following a police raid on a marijuana dispensary in Regina.

Police say customers were asked to leave when officers searched the dispensary around suppertime on Friday.

Police also searched the home of one of the suspects.

A large quantity of cannabis, cannabis resin and cash were seized during the searches.

It’s the second time the dispensary has been raided — it was one of six police searched in March.

Regina police issued a warning to dispensary owners earlier this year that they must comply with current federal laws until recreational pot is legalized in October

Cameron Gordon Graham, 35; Ryan Dustin Akehurst, 32; and Darian Mitchell Tonge, 27, face several charges, including possession for the purpose of trafficking and unauthorized possession of a prohibited weapon, which police say was a Taser.

The three have been released on bail and are to appear in court  Oct. 3.

The Canadian Press