Grower Dies Defending Garden
The Sacramento Bee reports on a grower who died during an attempted robbery. According to the grim story,
Neighbors reported a few shots shattering the night in rural Amador County, then more gunfire exploding like rolling thunder.
Sheriff’s deputies, racing to a former horse property near the town of Ione, found 779 marijuana plants, bullet-riddled trailers and a dead man – covered in blood – grasping an empty shotgun.