Marijuana Found Growing on River Levee

7 years 6 months 2 weeks ago Monday, April 30 2012 Apr 30, 2012 Monday, April 30, 2012 8:23:09 AM CDT April 30, 2012 in News
By: Associated Press

NEW MADRID (AP) - Authorities in southeast Missouri are investigating after finding 15 marijuana plants growing on top of a Mississippi River levee. KFVS-TV reports that the plants were discovered Saturday.

New Madrid County authorities described it as a marijuana plant growing operation in which plants had been transplanted from small cups onto the levee.

Deputies say they have a couple of people in mind as possible suspects.

 

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