Police discover a sophisticated cannabis cultivation site with about 100 plants.

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Each shipping container appears to house a dozen or so plants, all potted and located several feet apart, and some with fans whirring inside.

Police had executed four search warrants at four different addresses, but the large grow-op was found at the Leo Alley Drive address. In all, four people — three men and one woman — were charged in connection with the find.

A 38-year-old man has been charged drug trafficking, two counts of producing dangerous drugs and one count each of possessing dangerous drugs and possessing anything used in the connection of a drug offence.

Additionally, a 27-year-old man faces two counts of producing dangerous drugs and one count each of possessing dangerous drugs and possessing a drug utensil; a 25-year-old woman has been charged with producing dangerous drugs; and a 36-year-old from man was charged with possessing a dangerous drug and was drug-diverted.

The first three accused are scheduled to appear in court on June 1.

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