Man busted with three rooms of home devoted to marijuana grow operation
POSTED: Tuesday, April 3, 2012 - 11:00am
UPDATED: Tuesday, April 3, 2012 - 11:04am
ROBERT, LA (NBC33) — Last week detectives with the Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff’s Office busted a marijuana grow operation being run by a 23 year old man.
Narcotics agents conducted a search of a home in Robert on Blanch Street on Friday, March 30. During they search they discovered approximately 60 marijuana plants and several home drying systems. A large quantity of marijuana in the drying process was also discovered.
Three rooms of the home were set up and equiped for growing mairjuana.
The occupant of the home, James Rodriguez, Jr. Was arrested and charged with Manufacturing, Cultivating Marijuana.