Environment
3:50 pm
Wed September 5, 2012

225 Marijuana Plants Eradicated in Trigg Co.

The Kentucky State Police are looking for suspects following a large marijuana plant bust in Trigg County. KSP Public Information Officer Jay Thomas says troopers eradicated 225 marijuana plants in the Rockcastle community. Thomas puts the plant’s street value at $225,000.

He says this is the largest plant bust in the region in a long time. Thomas could not comment on how the marijuana was found due to the ongoing investigation. The Governor’s Marijuana Strike Force is assisting KSP with the investigation.