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Posted by: thepinetree on 12/08/2017 02:37 PM Updated by: thepinetree on 12/08/2017 02:37 PM
Expires: 01/01/2022 12:00 AM
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MET Team Seizes Another Indoor Marijuana Grow

Valley Springs, CA...On 12-7-17 members of the Calaveras County Sheriff’s Office Marijuana Enforcement Team served a search warrant for an illegal unregistered indoor marijuana grow at a residence in the 10000 block of Milton Road, Valley Springs. This operation was an independent investigation from the other indoor marijuana grow seized earlier in the day. Upon arrival, deputies found the entire house had been converted for marijuana cultivation.2,025 marijuana plants were seized and one subject arrested. The plants varied in size from small seedlings to tall mature marijuana plants.




Sian Huang (age 28) was arrested for 11358(c)H&S-illegal marijuana cultivation and 11366H&S-maintaining a place for the purpose of unlawfully selling, giving away, or using any controlled substance (commonly known as “operating a drug house”). Huang spoke with broken English and although listed his address at the Milton Road house, he had a New York Identification card in his possession. He was booked into the Calaveras County Jail with $30,000 bail.






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Hmmem
Posted on: 2017-12-08 14:53:21   By: Anonymous
 
I wonder how the CCSO is well funded enough now to find these grows. I don't ever remember hearing about indoor busts before. I wonder if maybe they are getting funds from measure C tax payments?
Woah!
Regulation at work!
Just like the honest growers have been saying all along.
"Tax us to fund enforcement."
Even the measure d folks knew it could work way back when. With an industry the size of what measure d would have given the county I bet we could have busted all the illegal grows by now.
Let's hope the BOS allows for a healthy functioning industry to continue so we can keep houses and neighborhoods safe from the devils lettuce.


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    Re: Hmmem
    Posted on: 2017-12-08 14:59:04   By: Anonymous
     
    Who gives a s**t how they are FUNDED just as long as they are busted.

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    Re: Hmmem
    Posted on: 2017-12-08 15:06:36   By: Anonymous
     
    Bull squat dick weed. Ban it in total! BOS do the right thing and go for a total ban, not some of this wishy-wasy feel good stuff

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      wasy
      Posted on: 2017-12-08 17:03:13   By: Anonymous
       
      ?

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    Re: Hmmem
    Posted on: 2017-12-08 20:19:26   By: Anonymous
     
    How did law enforcement find the indoor grow? It is very likely they were tipped off by neighbors who are objecting to having this kind of operation near their home(s). This doesn't cost a dime and isn't rocket science. Please do not make the mistake of connecting law enforcement with marijuana money. It makes no sense to have more marijuana to fight marijuana. Good try.

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      Re: Hmmem
      Posted on: 2017-12-09 07:09:58   By: Anonymous
       
      Maybe it was the big electric bill?

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No Subject
Posted on: 2017-12-08 15:38:06   By: Anonymous
 
Just an aside to county HR - given the current state of affairs, extra hiring points for knowing Spanish and Hmong.

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    Re:
    Posted on: 2017-12-08 15:53:22   By: Anonymous
     
    Another wine bar in Murphys?

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      Re:
      Posted on: 2017-12-08 15:58:17   By: Anonymous
       
      Another actual tax paying business. Not a Nip no tax paying snowflake. You meant.

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        Re:
        Posted on: 2017-12-08 16:14:37   By: Anonymous
         
        They skirt the law by hiring illegals though.

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          Re:
          Posted on: 2017-12-08 16:54:19   By: Anonymous
           
          Spoken like a true libtard. Let me guess because you entitled. Legit business in Murphys. Not a corrupt non tax paying cash grab. Like this mess. All ends up in another state like Florida and every state back east. Burn it ban get a real job. Hope you wasted your money on that weed. Maybe we can use it to make paper for real workers.

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            Re:
            Posted on: 2017-12-08 17:04:37   By: Anonymous
             
            Voted for Trump, you know, the one that doesn't drink.

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              Re:
              Posted on: 2017-12-08 17:45:14   By: Anonymous
               
              Huh.

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                Re:
                Posted on: 2017-12-08 18:33:29   By: Anonymous
                 
                Yeah, huh.

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No Subject
Posted on: 2017-12-08 16:10:08   By: Anonymous
 
Just ban it all! Geez

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No Subject
Posted on: 2017-12-08 16:14:54   By: Anonymous
 
here ya go,maybe the Sheriff's Office should go into the cultivation business, with all the eradication's from these illegal grows just think of how well funded they could be and the plants are already growing!! Would not have to rely on the growers to pay taxes, they could collect their own!! this county believes in being in the dope business anyway, just ask the BOS past and some present!! The future of society, make more money at the cost of the citizenry by keeping them either drunk, stoned, stupid and unaware, what a great world this has become!!!!

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    Re:
    Posted on: 2017-12-08 16:24:34   By: Anonymous
     
    Hey want y'all to go steal the crops on Avenue A in Mountain Ranch California there's four or five big growth. Lots of good weed and it cash

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      Re: Avenue A
      Posted on: 2017-12-09 04:55:26   By: Anonymous
       
      Avenue A in Mountain Ranch has been and open and conspicuous pot grow for 12 years that I know of. They must be grandfathered in. There's never been an enforcement action there even though it's visible from Mountain Ranch Road.

      Some people are just exempt. Ever wonder how you could become exempt from the law?

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        Re: Avenue A
        Posted on: 2017-12-09 08:30:41   By: Anonymous
         
        Bribery.

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No Subject
Posted on: 2017-12-08 18:31:24   By: Anonymous
 
Do the math: d i c k weed risks $12K cash, $18K for rent, $3K for a $30K bail, steals power from his neighbors, and some effort to gross $600K a year.

If you have no moral compass, this is a no brainer!

We have to change his equation:

Get caught, no bail, just a bullet to the head.
Complicit land lord loses property by confiscation.
Cash and other assets seized are split between the county, the neighbors,
and whoever dropped the dime on his sorry a s s - all tax free.

End of problem. So simple even a BofS could grok!

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    Re: grok
    Posted on: 2017-12-08 18:35:31   By: Anonymous
     
    Like a cottage cheese-filled sock.

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      Re: grok
      Posted on: 2017-12-08 18:36:45   By: Anonymous
       
      Your brain on drugs....

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    Re:
    Posted on: 2017-12-08 20:20:23   By: Anonymous
     
    Heart attack mode.

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    Re:
    Posted on: 2017-12-08 20:22:11   By: Anonymous
     
    Well, you have a point. The $30,000 bail is laughable. Why isn't in commensurate to the crime? Make it significant enough to hurt.

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No Subject
Posted on: 2017-12-08 20:20:07   By: Anonymous
 
Send the MET Team to the corner of Main and Parrotts Ferry in Vallecito, the green house and garage with all the windows covered, and cars there mostly after the sun goes down, by the way, the cars I see have out of state plates! Might be a nice, little catch, go get-em!

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    Re:
    Posted on: 2017-12-09 00:46:52   By: Anonymous
     
    ...after they leave your Mammas.

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Greeen Card?
Posted on: 2017-12-09 04:57:18   By: Anonymous
 
The article mentions broken english and a New York identification for Mr. Huang but there's no mention of a green card.

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    Re: Greeen Card?
    Posted on: 2017-12-09 05:24:51   By: Anonymous
     
    Bounty on Hmong growers , $2 an ear , hang their hide on a fence

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      Re: Greeen Card?
      Posted on: 2017-12-09 08:33:10   By: Anonymous
       
      At the county line.

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        Re: Greeen Card?
        Posted on: 2017-12-09 09:34:08   By: Anonymous
         
        Pretty please. DEATH TO ALL ASIAN INVADERS.

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          Re: Greeen Card?
          Posted on: 2017-12-09 10:27:38   By: Anonymous
           
          That's racist.

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            Re: Greeen Card?
            Posted on: 2017-12-10 19:32:55   By: Anonymous
             
            ^Sure is. It's supposed to be. DEATH TO ALL ZIPPERHEADS!!

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