Marijuana growing operation


San Leandro Man Gets 6-Year Sentence On Marijuana, Gun Convictions

A convicted felon who was operating a marijuana grow house in San Leandro has been sentenced to more than six years in federal prison for his conviction on illegal drug and gun charges, prosecutors said Friday.


San Jose police found over 300 pot plants in this home while responding to a burglary call.  (CBS)

San Jose Home Burglary Leads To Discovery Of Marijuana Growing Operation

Officers responding to a report of a possible burglary at a home in San Jose Tuesday morning found what appears to be an illegal marijuana grow consisting of 300 plants, a San Jose police spokesman said.


Outside a warehouse on the 600 block of Ohio St. where a large marijuana-growing operation was discovered, May 16, 2012. (CBS)

Richmond Warehouse Fire Reveals Large Marijuana Grow

An electrical fire at a Richmond warehouse Wednesday morning led to the discovery of a large marijuana growing operation inside the building, according to authorities.


Marijuana leaves (AP Graphic)

Fire Officials Say Marijuana Grow Sparked Pinole House

A house fire in Pinole Friday afternoon was apparently caused by an electrical overload related to a marijuana growing operation.


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Marijuana Growing Operation Discovered After Pinole House Fire

An early Tuesday morning fire is out at a single-story home in Pinole, but now authorities suspect the location may have been used as a pot farm.


Major Pot Bust in East Bay

SAN RAMON, Calif. (KCBS) _ A suspect is in custody and almost 2,000 marijuana plants have been seized from a park near San Ramon.