Chicago Police Department

01/10/2019 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 01/11/2019 00:12

CPD Charge Release – South Side Man Charged with Possession of Cannabis

On January 9, 2019 at approximately 4:10 p.m. in the 9200 block of South Saginaw Avenue as part of a narcotics investigation, Omar Cano, 41, was found in possession of three bags of a green, leafy substance suspected of being cannabis weighing approximately 1,500 grams with an estimated street value of $24,000.

A search warrant of Cano's residence uncovered an additional 46,658 grams of suspected cannabis with an estimated street value $746,528. Cano was taken into custody and charged accordingly. No further information is available at this time.