Boise County authorities seize 40,000 marijuana plants in illegal grow operation; 5 arrested

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Boise County authorities seize 40,000 marijuana plants in illegal grow operation; 5 arrested

BOISE, Idaho — State and federal authorities say they have destroyed more than 40,000 marijuana plants and arrested five

people suspected of running the illegal growing operation in two locations in Boise County.

The Boise County Sheriff Department described the illegal growing bust Thursday as the biggest ever in the county, with an

estimated street value of nearly $100 million.

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