Nov 6, 2014 6:05 PM by News Staff
A 911 hang-up call led Butte County detectives to an elaborate pot growing operation in Concow on Wednesday.
Chico residents David Polson, 24, and Aaron Brose, 19, were arrested along with David Lancaster of Ukiah Wednesday when Butte County Sheriff's Deputies responded to the 3700 block of Little Woodman Road in Concow and found 414 pounds of processed marijuana, 23 grams of butane honey oil and an outdoor marijuana grow containing 83 plants, weighing roughly 1,600 pounds.
Detectives say the three men were running the operation under the guise of proposition 215.
Polson was already out of jail on his own recognizance from a 2013 case involving an illegal marijuana operation, he was charged with committing a felony while out on his own recognizance and booked into the Butte County Jail.
Brose and Lancaster were arrested for the cultivation of marijuana and possession of marijuana for sales, they were both booked into the Butte County Jail with bail set at $100,000.
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