FREE e-Newsletter
Important News - Hot Topics
Get them Now!

 
 
 

SI Prizm MFrame - Oakley
Oakley Standard Issue has developed an array of contrast enhanced Prizm lenses...

Top News

LASD Seizes $10M In Marijuana From Warehouse Grow Operation

May 26, 2012  | 

Photo: LASD
Photo: LASD

Los Angeles County Sheriff's detectives seized more than 2,000 marijuana plants valued at $10 million from an indoor warehouse grow operation.

Narcotics Bureau detectives acted on information about the warehouse in Rancho Dominguez, and discovered the marijuana at about 4 p.m. Thursday. Members of the LASD Special Enforcement Bureau served a search warrant at the warehouse in the 18700 block of S. Susana Road in Rancho Dominguez.

Once inside, detectives discovered a large sophisticated indoor marijuana grow operation in a 30,000-square-foot warehouse in south Los Angeles County.

The marijuana plants were in various stages of growth. The grow operation had the capability of producing approximately $30 million in marijuana per year.

Five male adult suspects were arrested, according to a sheriff's release.

Tags: Marijuana Growers, L.A. County Sheriff, Warrant Service


Comments (5)

Displaying 1 - 5 of 5

FatBoy @ 5/28/2012 8:25 PM

How long has this operation been going? Hopefully a big dent in the drug trade out there.

Capt David-retired LA Cou @ 5/29/2012 8:47 AM

Good job

Brian @ 5/30/2012 10:22 AM

so sad to watch people destroy something benign because they can't make money off of it.

J @ 6/2/2012 7:59 PM

Taking down medical marijuana grows like this means cartels take it's place and money doesn't go into the economy

Michelle @ 6/6/2012 10:48 AM

Drug Lords like these have enough money to buy anything, and will
use the hidden savings to lie their way out of any punishment. Waste of time.

Join the Discussion





POLICE Magazine does not tolerate comments that include profanity, personal attacks or antisocial behavior (such as "spamming" or "trolling"). This and other inappropriate content or material will be removed. We reserve the right to block any user who violates this, including removing all content posted by that user.

Other Recent News

2 Officers Wounded, Suspect Killed in Texas Standoff
Hildalgo County, Texas, authorities say a gang member wanted for capital murder was killed...

Get Your FREE Trial Issue and Win a Gift! Subscribe Today!
Yes! Please rush me my FREE TRIAL ISSUE of POLICE magazine and FREE Officer Survival Guide with tips and tactics to help me safely get out of 10 different situations.

Just fill in the form to the right and click the button to receive your FREE Trial Issue.

If POLICE does not satisfy you, just write "cancel" on the invoice and send it back. You'll pay nothing, and the FREE issue is yours to keep. If you enjoy POLICE, pay only $25 for a full one-year subscription (12 issues in all). Enjoy a savings of nearly 60% off the cover price!

Offer valid in US only. Outside U.S., click here.
It's easy! Just fill in the form below and click the red button to receive your FREE Trial Issue.
First Name:
Last Name:
Rank:
Agency:
Address:
City:
State:
  
Zip Code:
 
Country:
We respect your privacy. Please let us know if the address provided is your home, as your RANK / AGENCY will not be included on the mailing label.
E-mail Address:

Police Magazine