Windsor marijuana dispensary closed in apparent raid

Published on August 24, 2017

An RCMP enters the Tasty Budd’s marijuana dispensary on Gerrish Street. It’s not known if any charges have been laid at this point.

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WINDSOR, N.S. – Several RCMP officers were seen entering the Tasty Budd’s location on Gerrish Street on Aug. 24 around 11:30 a.m. in what appeared to be a raid.

The store was closed as employees left the premises including store manager Jake Canavan.

When asked for comment Canavan said he couldn’t comment on the situation other than the officers showed up without warning but were very polite and professional.

Another employee leaving the premises said it was a raid.

It’s not known at this time if any charges have been laid.

Cpl. Jennifer Clarke, media relations officer with the RCMP said the closure is related to an ongoing investigation.

We’ll update this story as we learn more.