UPDATE: Cannabis Seized After a Number of Raids in Windsor


Provincial Police conducted raids at alleged illegal pot shops in Windsor Wednesday.

Officers were at Compassion House on Tecumseh Rd. W. and Envy Cafe on Erie St.

According to an OPP release, warrants were executed at homes in the 2300-block of Louis Ave and 1400-block of Marentette Ave as well.  

A quantity of cannabis and cannabis related products as well as electronics and Canadian currency were seized.

The OPP's Provincial Joint Forces Cannabis Enforcement Team, the Essex OPP Community Street Crime Unit and the Windsor Police Service worked together on the investigation.

Compassion House was raided at its previous location on Tecumseh Rd. W. at Church St. in November 2018 and then again in March 2019.

Envy was previously located on University Ave W. and was also raided last March.

Those raids resulted in a number of charges under the Cannabis Act.