On 02-02-2005 at 2:00pm the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office Drug Enforcement Unit assisted by the FBI, served a search warrant for an indoor marijuana growing operation on a parcel of property located in the Reed Mountain area of southern Humboldt County.
On the property deputies discovered a sophisticated commercial indoor marijuana growing operation. Deputies seized 502 marijuana plants that ranged in size from 4 inches to 12 inches. The electrical power to the indoor marijuana growing operation was being supplied by a 45 k/w diesel generator. Deputies seized the 45 k/w generator for possible asset seizure.
No suspects were located on the property.
This case is still under investigation.