BREAKING NEWS Chico firefighters on scene of early morning house fire Full Story
STREAMING NOW: Watch Now

Butte County law enforcement cracks down on pot grows

Butte County law enforcement cracked down on illegal pot grows in Berry Creek and Oroville.

Posted: Sep 24, 2019 3:20 PM

BUTTE COUNTY, Calif. - Butte County law enforcement cracked down on illegal pot grows in Berry Creek and Oroville. 

This happened on Sept. 19, the sheriff's office and the narcotics task force served warrants on the grow operations.

Deputies discovered hundreds of marijuana plants growing inside two different greenhouses on the property. They also saw evidence of commercial processing of THC hash oil vape cartridges.

In total, the bust netted 812 plants and more than 50 pounds of processed pot.

No suspects were found and the investigation is ongoing.

California Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Cases: 151452

Reported Deaths: 5089
CountyCasesDeaths
Chico
Cloudy
46° wxIcon
Hi: 50° Lo: 35°
Feels Like: 41°
Oroville
Cloudy
50° wxIcon
Hi: 50° Lo: 46°
Feels Like: 50°
Chico
Cloudy
46° wxIcon
Hi: 45° Lo: 42°
Feels Like: 41°
Red Bluff
Cloudy
42° wxIcon
Hi: 33° Lo: 18°
Feels Like: 39°
Red Bluff
Cloudy
43° wxIcon
Hi: 52° Lo: 36°
Feels Like: 40°
Chico
Mostly Cloudy
46° wxIcon
Hi: 54° Lo: 34°
Feels Like: 41°
Light rain and snow is expected in your Friday forecast. We'll be mostly dry and warmer on Saturday. A more substantial system with lower snow levels is in your forecast for Sunday into early Monday. Long range models are showing very wet weather for the middle of next week.
KHSL Severe
KHSL Radar
KHSL Temperatures

Community Events