Police Find Marijuana Growing Operation After Responding to Fire

By Joe Gullo

Published 08/28 2014 03:26PM

Updated 08/28 2014 06:18PM

SHELBURNE, Vt. - Police say after responding to a fire at near a garage on Saturday they found a marijuana growing operation.

When fire crews arrived on scene they found a moderately sized fire burning against a two story wooded garage on Harbor Road.

While searching the garage to make sure everyone was out, police say, they seized more than 60 marijuana plants, harvested marijuana, and equipment.

The property owner was cited to appear in court at a later date.

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