Large Marijuana Growing Operation Uncovered In West Philadelphia
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Firefighters called out to a house fire in West Philadelphia discovered something unexpected: a large-scale marijuana growing operation.
The house, located at 4033 Poplar Street, caught on fire around 3 p.m. Wednesday. When firefighters began battling the blaze, they discovered 100 marijuana plants valued at $1 million inside the property.
The discovery remains under investigation.