Up in Smoke: Authorities investigating possible marijuana grow house after fire

Authorities are investigating whether a building in Brooklyn that caught fire Saturday morning was being used as an illegal marijuana grow house. Read More: https://7ny.tv/2IGjUjH Check out more Eyewitness News – https://7ny.tv/3mNAvli NEW HERE? – Hi! We’re abc7NY, also known as Channel 7 on TV, home to Eyewitness News, New…

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Authorities uncover massive illegal pot grow operation in Pueblo tied to Cuban syndicate

The Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office uncovered an illegal marijuana grow operation involving a Cuban syndicate. The Pueblo Chieftain reports authorities Wednesday seized 340 plants, 70 pounds of dried marijuana product, thousands of dollars in cash and grow equipment, and made five arrests after executing search warrants at six Pueblo West…

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Authorities seize 300 marijuana plants from Wisconsin farm

Published: Mar 2, 2018, 11:12 am • Updated: Mar 2, 2018, 11:12 am By The Associated Press COMSTOCK, Wis. (AP) — Authorities in Barron County say a search of a barn near Comstock uncovered a sophisticated marijuana growing operation. Sheriff Chris Fitzgerald says authorities seized more than 300 marijuana plants…

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Authorities raid marijuana grow, lab in central Colorado

Published: Jan 26, 2018, 1:37 pm • Updated: Jan 26, 2018, 1:37 pm By The Associated Press WOODLAND PARK, Colo. — Authorities say marijuana and hash oil were seized after raiding an illegal grow and processing lab in a rural area in central Colorado. The Teller County Sheriff’s Office says…

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Colorado authorities seize $3.9M worth of marijuana

Published: Oct 5, 2017, 1:09 am • Updated: Oct 5, 2017, 10:36 am By The Associated Press PUEBLO — The Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office has seized about $ 3.9 million worth of marijuana plants and harvested marijuana. The Pueblo Chieftain reports authorities on Monday raided two illegal grow operations on private…

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California authorities arrest 18, including Rastafarian church leader, in marijuana raids at numerous sites

Published: Oct 4, 2017, 3:36 pm • Updated: Oct 4, 2017, 4:41 pm By The Associated Press SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Northern California authorities have arrested 18 people and raided a dozen sites connected to marijuana operations. The Yuba County Sheriff’s Office said Wednesday that one of the suspects is the…

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California authorities seize 27,000 cannabis plants, arrest 35 in 4-day raid

Published: Aug 4, 2017, 9:05 am • Updated: Aug 4, 2017, 10:46 am By Kathleen Ronayne, The Associated Press SAN ANDREAS, Calif. — More than 27,000 marijuana plants were seized and 35 people arrested in a series of raids in a California county that is trying to crack down on…

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Nevada pot shops under close watch by authorities all pass the test

Published: Jul 7, 2017, 10:06 am • Updated: Jul 7, 2017, 10:07 am By The Associated Press LAS VEGAS — Nevada inspectors say marijuana dispensaries across the state followed the law and regulations during the first day of recreational sales. Recreational pot sales became legal in the Silver State on…

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Graveyard grow: Man grew pot plants at Vermont cemetery, authorities say

Published: Oct 4, 2016, 7:34 am • Updated: Oct 4, 2016, 8:25 am By The Associated Press RUTLAND, Vt. — A 23-year-old man has been charged with growing more than 40 marijuana plants in a Vermont cemetery. The Rutland Herald reports that Adam Mahoney pleaded not guilty Monday in Rutland…

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