A 74-year old Regina man is facing charges after the discovery of a large outdoor marijuana grow operation in the RMs of Indian Head and South Qu’Appelle.
An investigation into a cold case led to this discovery by Regina Police and RCMP
Police were executing a search warrant which was obtained as part of an investigation into a long-term missing persons file.
It was the case of Patrick Cyril Thauberger who has been missing from Regina since September 3, 1997.
As part of the investigation into Thauberger’s disappearance, officers discovered a large outdoor marijuana grow operation with over 300 plants.
In the meantime, Police say 74-year old Joseph George Thauberger of Regina faces charges including possession for the purpose of trafficking.