OZARK COUNTY, Mo. (KY3) – An operation Wednesday led brokers to some unlawful marijuana develop websites all through Ozark County. Authorities didn’t report any arrests within the operation.
Deputies from Ozark County and Douglas County teamed up for the operation by the COMET (Mixed Ozarks Multi-Jurisdictional Enforcement Staff) Drug Taskforce. They performed marijuana interdiction patrols all through the county, based on the Ozark County Sheriff’s Workplace.
Brokers used a helicopter to trace down a number of marijuana develop websites. In line with the sheriff’s workplace, some websites had been owned by licensed people in compliance with present Missouri Regulation. Different areas weren’t authorized and never in compliance, main authorities to grab marijuana, per the sheriff’s workplace.
The sheriff’s workplace didn’t announce which websites had been unlawful, however famous in a Fb publish that investigations are ongoing.
Authorities say the helicopter was used on mortgage from the State of Missouri. The sheriff’s workplace says no federal troops had been concerned and no weapons had been seized.
A Fb publish from the Ozark County Sheriff’s Workplace on the operation has gained consideration in latest days.
By state legislation, it’s authorized for individuals to develop their very own medical marijuana crops in Missouri so long as they’ve a Missouri marijuana card and a house cultivation ID.
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