The Sacramento County Sheriff's Department is searching a nursery near Mingo Road and Stockton Boulevard, north of Galt.
Officers are investigating a marijuana grow operation at Perez Palm Trees Nursery, along with other forms of criminal activity, including some involving firearms, according to the sheriff's office.
18 people have been detained. No additional information has been released.
Incredibly amount of marijuana seized at this illegal grow. Sheriff’s office public information officer says “Somewhere in the neighborhood of 12,000 marijuana plants.” @FOX40 pic.twitter.com/8b8NNI5KpN— Joe Khalil (@JoeKhalilTV) June 13, 2018