Large Pot Grove Bust in the Foothills

July 23, 2008 1:04:10 AM PDT
Fresno County Sheriff's Deputies have discovered a large pot grove in the foothills northeast of Fresno.Deputies found more than 33-thousand pot plants growing just east of Balch Camp.

Deputies say each plant is worth about four thousand dollars with a street value in the millions of dollars.

No arrests have been made. The discovery came as part of a three day operation by several agencies.

It is the first camp operation found this year. Deputies say more searches are planned.

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