Drug bust in Washington; over 3,000 plants seized

Capelli D'Angelo

Two Renton men were arrested for allegedly running an illegal marijuana distributing production, according to an article published in The Seattle Times.

Police searched eight different houses and found over 3,000 pot plants and about 150 pounds of dried weed. They also seized $440,000 in cash and several luxury vehicles.


It all started with an anonymous tip, followed by two months of investigation. Several others were arrested as accessories, in addition to the leaders.

To read more about the Renton Police investigation, or for more details on the charges these two men face, see the full article.