San Andreas, CA — From a report just being issued by the Calaveras County Sheriff’s Department, a total of 5,000 marijuana plants were eradicated Friday in the Fricot City area.
In addition 15 pounds of processed marijuana was also seized.
The grow was spotted during an observation flight. A search warrant was issued and the seizure was made by the Narcotics Enforcement Unit.
An assist came from the Department of Fish and Game and the Department of Justice.
Evidence indicates the grow was the work of the Mexican Drug Trafficking organization.