Plant City, Florida -- Deputies responding to a prowler in the area of Sidney Dover Road instead discovered a grow house.
On December 19, two deputies were called out to Sidney Dover Road in response to a prowler in the area. They smelled what they believed to be marijuana coming from a residence and knocked on the door. When the occupants opened the door, evidence of a grow house was spotted in plain view.
More detectives responded and executed a court authorized search warrant. During the search, detectives located 30 marijuana plants growing in soil filled pots inside a bedroom and several large bags of marijuana packaged for sale, totaling 10.9 pounds.
The marijuana has an estimated street value of $10,000.00
Detectives also found a loaded Glock 9mm semi-automatic handgun, a Stag Arms .556 Assault rifle, and a .22 caliber pistol.
The investigation continues.
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