Man arrested for illegal marijuana grow houses in California City


California City police has been cracking down on illegal pot grows, and officer arrested a man following another raid on Saturday, Jan.6.

In the past 30 days, the California City Police Department has served 10 search warrants, arrested 8 people and seized more than 8,000 marijuana plants.

In the latest raid, with help from Ridgecrest police, California City police officers investigated two illegal marijuana grow houses.

A 40-year-old man was arrested, according to police. They seized 110 plants and over 100 pounds of marijuana that were packed and ready for distribution. 

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