London police raid five marijuana dispensaries

Eight people charged in London, Ont. pot dispensary drug raids

Police in London, Ont. have raided five marijuana dispensaries in response to community complaints.

Raids began at noon, according to police.

"The search warrants were in relation to possession of a controlled substance for the purpose of trafficking," read a statement from the London Police Service.

The investigations began weeks ago, and searches at the sites are ongoing.

Marijuana dispenseries raided:

- 96 Wharncliffe Road South

- 119 Dundas Street

- 490 Wonderland Road South

- 737 Hamilton Road

- 1472 Dundas Street