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80 pot clinic employees arrested in Toronto, Vancouver

Last Updated Jun 27, 2017 at 11:07 am EST

Logo for Canadian medical cannabis dispensary, Canna Clinic. CANNA CLINIC.

Eighty people were charged and released after drug squads in Toronto and Vancouver executed 19 search warrants last Thursday.

Project Lincoln scoured through seven Canna Clinics locations, six Toronto residences and six Vancouver residences on June 22, with the assistance of the RCMP.

Following the searches, police say they seized one vehicle, 178 kilograms of marijuana, 48 kilograms of THC edibles, 6.8 kilograms of shatter, 19 kilograms of cannabis resin and more than $350,000 in cash.

Charges include trafficking, possession of proceeds of property obtained by crime and breach of recognizance.

At least four of the 80 staff arrested were from Toronto and scheduled to appear in court on Friday.

Here’s a list of the Toronto locations affected:

350 Broadview Avenue

Harbour Square and Queen’s Quay

1556 Queen Street West

Cowan Avenue and King Street West

2887 Dundas Street West

Fort York Boulevard and Spadina Avenue

Cherry Street and Mill Street

Queen Street West and Dowling Avenue

Harbour Square and Queen’s Quay West

44 Kensington Avenue

213 Ossington Avenue

2352 Yonge Street

527 Eglinton Avenue West

Here’s a list of the Vancouver locations affected:

McFarland Road and Reginald Drive, Denman Island

Prince Albert Street and East 30th Avenue

Nelson Street and Burrand Street

Granville Street and West 13th Avenue

West 4th Avenue and Balsam Street

Hornby Street and Nelson Street

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