Police confiscate 150 pounds of marijuana

PNT staff

On Monday at 2 p.m. deputies confiscated approximately 150 pounds of marijuana from a residence in Causey, according to a release from the Roosevelt County Sheriff’s office.

The release said deputies said received an anonymous tip concerning a marijuana growing operation.

Deputies reported numerous items were seized from an indoor/outdoor operation, which included approximately 16 gallon-sized bags filled with marijuana, jars with harvested buds and approximately 80 mature marijuana plants, which had not been stripped.

Two arrests are pending, according to the release.