NPD: Illegal marijuana grow house found in North Port

NPD: Illegal marijuana grow house found in North Port
NPD uncovers dozens of marijuana plants at an illegal grow house. (Source: North Port Police Department)

NORTH PORT, Fla. (WWSB) - Members of North Port Police Department’s Special Response Team, Special Enforcement Team, and Special Investigations Unit executed a search warrant and an illegal grow house was uncovered on Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2020 in North Port at a structure located at 1800 block of Clarinet Ave that has been deemed unsafe because it is a code and fire hazard. Dozens of marijuana plants in various stages were found inside.

NPD says this is an isolated incident and there is no longer a threat to the public, saying those who are responsible for the grow house are accounted for.

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