Simply one other illustration of how a lot enforcement remains to be wanted to fight the black market in CA.

The Desert Solar studies…..Greater than 20 tons of marijuana being illegally grown in Riverside County have been seized in two raids every week aside within the Anza space, officers mentioned. 4 folks face expenses on account of the raids.

In the latest busts on Monday, a joint job drive of Riverside County sheriff’s deputies, fish and recreation officers and water high quality management board officers served 9 marijuana cultivation search warrants within the Anza space, officers mentioned.

They seized 4,131 crops and 1,029 kilos of processed marijuana, collectively weighing about 10 tons, sheriff’s officers mentioned. As well as, $900 in money and two firearms had been was seized as proof.

Two males had been recognized by sheriff’s officers as suspects: John C. Crieg, 68, and George Hanin, 61. each of Anza. Sheriff’s officers mentioned marijuana cultivation expenses could be filed with the district lawyer.

The primary of the 2 raids was Sept. 30, when the identical businesses once more served six marijuana cultivation search warrants in Anza.

In these searches, 12.5 tons of illegally grown weed — 2,105 crops and 14 kilos of processed marijuana — had been seized. One handgun and $15,000 in money additionally had been seized.