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Pot-growing operation found in South Gate

Hundreds of marijuana plants have been seized from a South Gate home on the 2900 block of West Ardmore Street on Saturday, Feb. 26, 2011.

February 27, 2011 12:00:00 AM PST
Hundreds of marijuana plants have been seized from a South Gate home on the 2900 block of West Ardmore Street.

Detectives said they found an elaborate marijuana growing operation at the home.

In all, authorities confiscated approximately 700 marijuana plants, a hand gun and several thousand dollars in lighting equipment.

One person was taken into custody.


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