On April 13, 2022, the Josephine Marijuana Enforcement Team (JMET) conducted a search warrant in the 1900 block of Southside Road regarding an illegal marijuana growing operation.
During the execution of the warrant approximately 2200 marijuana plants being grown in greenhouses were seized and destroyed. Additionally, approximately 1000 pounds of processed marijuana was seized and destroyed.
One worker was detained during the execution of the warrant for officer safety. The primary suspect is still outstanding.
Authorities say the investigation is ongoing, and no further details are being released at this time.
Courtesy of Josephine County Sheriffs Office