Search warrant of unlicensed dispensary results in seizure of $500,000 worth of cannabis

Posted at 5:47 PM, Sep 03, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-03 20:47:47-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — On Tuesday, the Bureau of Cannabis Control's Cannabis Enforcement Unit, the California Department of Tax and Fee Administration, and California Department of Fish and Wildlife, served a search warrant on an unlicensed dispensary known as Bakersfield's Best 20 Cap, seizing upwards of $500,000, cannabis flower and concentrates, and an illegal firearm.

All commercial cannabis activity in California must be conducted with a valid license issued by the appropriate state cannabis licensing authority.

Selling cannabis goods without a state license or at a location that is not licensed is a violation of state law.

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