Authorities bust indoor marijuana developing operation capable of…



HENRY COUNTY, Va. – Authorities are looking for a homeowner just after discovering an indoor marijuana developing operation, capable of bringing in millions of dollars, in a Henry County residence.

On Friday, the Henry County Sheriff’s Workplace executed a narcotics search warrant at 8030 Virginia Ave. in Bassett.

The group found the marijuana operation in the unoccupied residence. They identified that the residence was solely made use of for the operation.

The residence belongs to Yaquelin Cruz, who lives in Miami, according to the Henry County Sheriff’s Workplace.

Authorities are looking for Cruz, who is wanted in connection with this incident.

They seized 409 marijuana plants along with 20 pounds of marijuana buds that have been prepared for distribution, according to the Henry County Sheriff’s Workplace.

Authorities estimated the street worth of the drugs was far more than $1.three million.

The residence had been converted into a greenhouse full with “elaborate and sophisticated” develop light systems, heating and cooling systems, hydroponic fertilization systems, carbon dioxide enhancers and ventilation systems.

Anybody with information and facts is asked to contact the Henry County Sheriff’s Workplace at 276-638-8751 or Crimestoppers at 63-CRIME (632-7463).  The Crimestoppers Plan delivers rewards up to $two,500 for information and facts associated to crime.

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