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Cal City Police bust 14 homes, arrest nine suspects for illegal marijuana growing operation

Posted at 10:46 AM, Jan 26, 2018
and last updated 2018-01-26 21:12:50-05

UPDATE (January 26, 2018 5:40 p.m.): A total of 14 California City homes were raided on Friday, Jan. 26th for suspected indoor marijuana growth, according to California City Police. 

Nine suspects were arrested in connection with the network of illegal indoor marijuana cultivation inside of rental homes, police said.


California City Police busted a home for illegal marijuana growing operations Friday morning.

Police said the home was on the 8900 block of Glade Avenue. Cal City Police said arrests were made in the illegal grow going on inside the home.

Cal City Police said officers are working on a large scale operation on ten homes in the city on Friday. There are 50 officers from various state, county, and local agencies assisting in the busts, police said.

RELATED: Police arrest one in California City pot bust

Cal City Police have busted nearly two dozen homes over the past couple of months for illegal pot operations.

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