Big River, CA: Deputies recovered 431 marijuana plants during a search warrant.
According to the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department, at 8:40am PT on Monday, November 20th, 2017, deputies from the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department’s Colorado River Station served a search warrant on the 15000 block of Alamo Road in Big River, California.
Deputies contacted and detained 60 year old Banlang Sayachack from Squaw Valley, California and 47 year old Souvanna Homesombath from Sacramento , California during the service and found 431 marijuana plants at the rear of the residence.
The marijuana plants were seized as evidence.
Both Banlang Sayachack and Souvanna Homesombath were issued citations for Health and Safety Code 11358,
Unauthorized Cultivation of Marijuana. Per San Bernardino County code 84.34.040, it is illegal to cultivate marijuana in the unincorporated areas of San Bernardino County.
The investigation is ongoing and anybody with additional information regarding this investigation is urged to contact the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department’s Colorado River Station at: 1 (760) 326-9200.
Callers wishing to remain anonymous are urged can call the We-Tip Hotline at: 1 (800) 78-CRIME (27463) or you may leave information online at: http://www.wetip.com
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