WHEATLAND (CBS13) – Over 800 marijuana plants and 50 pounds of processed cannabis were eradicated after two search warrants were served at illegal operations on Monday, the Yuba County Sheriff’s Department said.
Authorities said the first search warrant was served at an outdoor grow in 7000 block of Camp Far West Road in unincorporated Wheatland.READ MORE: 'I Saw The Suffering In People's Faces: Sacramento Man Finds Strollers For War-Torn Refugees
Hung Tran, 50, was found living at the property and cited. Authorities said 365 plants and 50 pounds of processed cannabis were located as well as $5,600 in cash. Investigators said the marijuana was eradicated due to the grow being out of compliance with state and local regulations.
The second warrant was served at a home converted into an illegal indoor grow in the 5700 block of Lochcarron Drive in East Linda.READ MORE: City To Vote On Project That Would Add Speed Bumps To More Sacramento Neighborhoods
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Jian Situ, 48, was located at the scene and also cited violating health and safety codes, investigators said.MORE NEWS: Massive Outdoor Recreation Area Nears Opening In Elk Grove
At the East Linda location, 484 plants were seized and eradicated, according to the sheriff’s department.