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Posted on: May 20, 2020

Second Illegal Marijuana Grow Found in Avondale Home; Operation is related to May 1 Grow Bust


Pueblo, CO: For the second time in less than three weeks, Pueblo County Sheriff’s Narcotics Detectives found an illegal marijuana grow in an Avondale home that had been the site of a previous illegal grow operation. One person was arrested and 37 mature marijuana plants worth an estimated street value of $40,000 were seized. Detectives responded to a home at 202 Jane Street this afternoon after receiving citizen tips of a possible illegal marijuana grow in the home. Detectives learned the homeowner is the same individual who owns the residence at 315 Jane Street, where a similar illegal marijuana grow operation was found on May 1. Detectives believe both grow operations are related.

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