400 pot plants found in Douglas Co., 3 arrested

Three people arrested

Marijuana plants. (AP Photo/Jim Mone,File)
Marijuana plants. (AP Photo/Jim Mone, File)

MYRTLE CREEK, Ore. (KOIN) – Drug investigators have more than 400 marijuana plants as part of an illegal operation, according to court documents.

Detectives with the Douglas County Interagency Narcotics Team executed a search warrant in the 1300 block of Clarks Branch Road and during the warrant, they found 212 live and mature pot plants and about 205 harvested marijuana plants.

The Oregon Medical Marijuana Program reported to detectives that none of the locations searched were registered as grow sites. Investigators found no OMMP patients or cards at any of the three locations searched, according to court documents.

Investigators took three people into custody. They are all charged with unlawful manufacture of marijuana, unlawful delivery, and possession of marijuana plants.