MT Marijuana Caregivers Charged with Drug Trafficking After Federal Raid

A former medicinal cannabis provider, of Helena,  has been found guilty of 8 felonies after federal raids in Montana . The FDA says he has been trafficking large amounts of [...]


New Yorker with “Green Thumb” Faces 20-Years to Life for Marijuana Operation

Cory Leitz, Age 41, of Frankfort, is facing 20-years to life in prison for cultivating mass amounts of marijuana. The humungous pot bust was a result of a joint investigation by [...]

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Police Bust Pot-Growing Den in Braintree

(Source: By Matt Stout, Boston Herald (MCT) A sophisticated marijuana den was found inside a Braintree business that included multiple rooms for growing, drying and cutting the drugs, police said.


Invasion Nets Weed

(Source: By Nick Bonham, The Pueblo Chieftain, Colo. (MCT) Suspects reportedly armed with shotguns detained an elderly couple in their home early Thursday and stole medical marijuana, weapons and other [...]

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375 Pot Plants Seized in Saratoga County

(Source: By Scott Waldman, Times Union, Albany, N.Y. (MCT) Authorities recently seized and destroyed more than $500,000 worth of pot plants from Saratoga County fields.


L.A. Now: Accused Pot Grower Arrested Again at Another Lancaster Farm

(Source: By Jason Song, Los Angeles Times (MCT) A man who was arrested three months ago on suspicion of growing marijuana was detained again this week, accused of the same [...]


Tips, Burglar Lead Police to Marijuana Grows in Oxford County

(Source: By Terry Karkos, Sun Journal, Lewiston, Maine (MCT) BETHEL — Oxford County deputy sheriffs have seized 152 marijuana plants and processed pot at four sites in Bethel, Albany Township, [...]

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$3.5 Million Pot Bust in Sutter County

(Source: By Rob Parsons, Appeal-Democrat, Marysville, Calif. (MCT) – Two small arson fires in July led to an estimated $3.5 million marijuana bust on Tuesday believed to be connected to [...]


Deputies Confiscate Marijuana Plants

(Source: By Debbie Caldwell, Harlan Daily Enterprise, Ky. (MCT) The Harlan County Sheriff’s Office received an anonymous call on their drug tip line that led to the confiscation of several [...]


Grow Operation Cut Down

(Source: By Corey Friedman, The Wilson Daily Times, N.C. (MCT) SIMS — A 7-foot-tall marijuana plant on the porch greeted sheriff’s deputies who arrived to investigate a suspected drug house, [...]

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Deputies Find, Destroy Marijuana Plants in Chatham

(Source: By The News & Observer (Raleigh, N.C.) (MCT) PITTSBORO — Chatham County sheriff’s deputies, working with a State Highway Patrol helicopter, spotted a 30-plant marijuana crop growing near the [...]

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Men Accused of Growing Marijuana; Other Indictments

(Source: By Christin Coyne, Weatherford Democrat, Texas (MCT) PARKER COUNTY — A Parker County grand jury has indicted three people accused of growing marijuana in a specially outfitted room of [...]

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Marijuana is Large ‘Cash Crop’ With Crime, Violence as Byproducts

(Source: By The Modesto Bee (MCT) It would be tempting to crack jokes about our area’s hot new cash crop. You know, the one that grows taller than corn but [...]


Columbus Man ‘Shocked’ to Learn $1,500 Pot Plant Found in His Backyard

(Source: By Alan Riquelmy, Columbus Ledger-Enquirer (MCT) A Columbus man was “shocked” Saturday to learn that police found a $1,500 marijuana plant growing in his backyard, reports state.

Three Sentenced to Prison for Parkland Pot House

(Source: By Paula McMahon, Sun Sentinel (MCT) Three men who admitted growing more than 1,200 marijuana plants in a Parkland house have been sentenced to federal prison.

Officers Find Illegal Marijuana Grow

(Source: By The Record, Stockton, Calif. (MCT) STOCKTON – Officers uncovered an illegal marijuana grow after arresting a man for stealing a camera Friday evening. Authorities initially detained Melvin Rasberry, [...]

Pot Growers Left Huge Mess for Dozens of Homeowners

(Source: By James Pinkerton, Houston Chronicle (MCT) Large holes cut into the ceiling of almost every room of the 3,200-square-foot house on Mandarin Glen Circle in Spring were the first [...]

Pot Found During Search for Stolen TV

(Source: By Mike James, The Daily Independent, Ashland, Ky. (MCT) ASHLAND — The following information was taken from Ashland Police Department reports:

42 Pot Plants Found Growing Near York County Road

(Source: By Jonathan McFadden, The Herald (Rock Hill, S.C.) (MCT) York County drug agents found 42 marijuana plants growing on property in Hickory Grove Tuesday.

Cops: 460 Marijuana Plants Seized

(Source: By Dennis Yusko, Times Union, Albany, N.Y. (MCT) COBLESKILL — State Police arrested two men on drug charges after a routine traffic stop led to the seizure of 460 [...]