West Point Man Arrested In Marijuana Raid

West Point Man Arrested In Marijuana Raid 

A West Point man was arrested during amarijuana raid in Calaveras County on Thursday.  According to the Calaveras county sheriff’s office, 50-year-old Robert Ryan Redding is facing multiple charges, including for illegal firearms and fireworks.  Just after 9 o’clock Thursday morning, the Calaveras county sheriff’s marijuana enforcement team served a search warrant at a property located on Bucksaw Lane.  The marijuana enforcement team confiscated 1,100 plants and 27 pounds of processed marijuana along with five firearms and non –“safe and sane”fireworks. Redding now faces several charges that include illegal cannabis cultivation, keeping and managing a drug house, possession of marijuana for sale, possessing dangerous fireworks without a permit, and willful cruelty to a child. The estimated street value, of the marijuana, is roughly $3.9 million. Anyone with information on potentially illegal marijuana cultivation sites to report them by calling the anonymous marijuana tip line at 754-6870.

 

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