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Friday, October 18, 2019  Spokane, Washington  Est. May 19, 1883
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40,000 marijuana plants found on tree farm

Associated Press

BURBANK — A southeast Washington narcotics team has seized about 40,000 marijuana plants in Walla Walla County.

The county sheriff’s office says drug team detectives found the operation worth more than $50 million at a farm about 3 miles east of Burbank.

Three people were arrested during the Wednesday bust and are being held in the county jail on $100,000 bail. Investigators are working to identify a fourth person who avoided capture.

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Tags: drugs, marijuana

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