Wednesday, December 9, 2009
Pot growers busted after reporting crop theft
Deputees in Hernando County, Florida arrested five people Tuesday after they reported that some of their marijuana plants had been stolen.
The deputies were responding to a home invasion report, and the people said that the suspects stole three to five pounds of pot. Deputies found 59 marijuana plants growing in the home, plus irrigation and ventilation equipment and other items used to grow pot.
All five suspects face charges of felony cultivation of marijuana. (info from Central Florida News)