[UPDATED] We’ed Like To See What You Have in There: Deputies Discover Mobile Marijuana Van
Last night, around 11:30 p.m., deputies with the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office found a blue van parked in Garberville’s natural food store lot with a number of growing marijuana plants.According to a witness, the deputies searched the van and discovered at least some money.
According to Lt. Dennis Young of the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office, 103 plants were found ranging in size from three to four feet tall, approximately 100 Xanax pills, approximately 100 pills that were methadone and another type of opioid, and around $8000 cash. The deputies didn’t locate the van’s driver, Young said. And, there was a false license plate on the back of the van. However, the front plate returned to the vehicle so that could be helpful in their investigation.