Carl’s Corner has been raided by Hill County sheriff’s deputies and U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration agents for a major cannabis growing operation.
Shelby County authorities have found a 100 acre field of marijuana plants which they estimate to be worth about $1 million dollars. Since the discovery on Monday, officers have been busy pulling up the plants and filling trailers as they prepare to burn them. The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office initially
Executing a search warrant, Harrison County Sheriff’s deputies seized drugs, guns and stolen property from what they’re calling an east Texas drug ring.
Deputies discovered more than 13,000 marijuana plants at a growing operation just northeast of Sealy last week in Austin County. The crop is estimated to be worth $1.5 million.
A man was arrested Monday by Milam County Sheriff Deputies following a two month investigation of marijuana trafficking near Cameron Elementary School.