Over 170 marijuana plants seized in Brown Co.

BROWN COUNTY, OH (FOX19) - The Brown County Sheriff's Office has seized over 170 marijuana plants during a bust this week.

The Brown County Sheriff's Office, in a joint effort with the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation and Identification, conducted the eradications on Aug. 2 and 3.

A total of 170 marijuana plants were located over the two day period. The plants were located in fields in various locations throughout Brown County. When mature, the marijuana plants would have been worth approximately $170,000.

Anyone with information on illegal drug activity to contact the Brown County Sheriff's Office Drug Information Hotline at 937-378-4435 #Ext. 275 or you may send an anonymous tip via the Sheriff's Website at www.browncountyohiosheriff.us .

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