1,523 Marijuana Plants Discovered at Willits Property, Say MCSO
This is a press release from the Mendocino County Sheriff’s Office. The information has not been proven in a court of law and any individuals described should be presumed innocent until proven guilty:
On 04-14-2016 Deputies from the County of Mendocino Marijuana Eradication Team (COMMET) assisted by agents from the Mendocino Major Crimes Task Force and an officer from the Ukiah Police Department went to a rural property in the 18000 block of Tomki Road in Willits, California to attempt to located a subject who had a felony arrest warrant.
Upon arrival the officers located three greenhouses at the location with approximately 1,523 marijuana plants being grown inside of the greenhouses.
Rovin Martin-Lopez was observed inside one of the greenhouse tending to the marijuana plants. Martin-Lopez was arrested without incident and booked into the Mendocino County Jail where he was to be held in lieu of $25,000.00 bail on the listed charges
The wanted subject was not located on the property.