Deputies seize 758 marijuana plants from illegal grow in eastern El Paso County

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Deputies seized 758 marijuana plants from an illegal grow in eastern El Paso County Tuesday. The plants were growing in multiple outbuildings througho

Deputies seized 758 marijuana plants from an illegal grow in eastern El Paso County Tuesday, according to the sheriff’s office. 

Deputies found the grow Tuesday morning at an address on North Ellicott Highway near the intersection with Highway 24. Their search revealed multiple cultivation sites in dilapidated outbuildings throughout the property, according to the sheriff’s office. 

Investigators seized 758 marijuana plants, cash, and a gun. The sheriff’s office said this is one of the largest illegal marijuana cultivation operations they’ve investigated. 

No arrests have been made. 

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