$500,000 in marijuana destroyed in massive raid
CRESCENT CITY, Fla. -- Several agencies converged on a Putnam County town during a marijuana sting.
Investigators seized about $500,000 worth of the illegal plants in a rural area south of Crescent City, according to the Putnam County Sheriff's Office.
Numerous law enforcement agencies including the Drug/Vice Unit, Florida Department of Law Enforcement Tri-County Drug Taskforce, and the United State Customs and Border Protection Agency participated in the raid. It is part of an ongoing operation to destroy marijuana-growing locations throughout the area.
No suspects have been charged in this case.
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