In the last few years, Police departments seized illegal marijuana worth millions but these traffickers still manage to smuggle Marijuana into the country. However, this time around, the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Departments just made the largest bust ever and seized nearly $8 million worth of illegal cannabis.
News3Lv reported that the bust was made on April 15 by LVMPD SWAT in the 4600 block of Judson Street in the northeast part of the valley. The narcotics team found and seized nearly 5,700 marijuana plants weighing around 900 pounds.
They also reported that this illegal marijuana has a street value of roughly $8.6 million. This was one of the biggest and most sophisticated illegal marijuana grow operations in the state. The culprits used every kind of charcoal filters, chemicals, and many other materials to keep their operation under the wraps. This was the largest bust ever made in Las Vegas.