The Surete du Quebec Drummond conducted Wednesday noon, the arrest of Pierre Roy, an individual of Saint-Guillaume suspected of having produced a significant amount of cannabis in a sugar bush of highway 122.
Following a short investigation, law enforcement officers raided the building where they especially got hold of a hundred cannabis plants. They also seized eight firearms were confiscated.
The man of 69 was questioned by investigators, then appeared in the late afternoon in Drummondville courthouse. He was released upon payment of a sum of $ 500, and the commitment to respect a number of conditions, including not to possess a cell phone camera.
He will return to court April 29 for further proceedings.