Beaumont, CA – On Friday, April 17, 2020, members of the Beaumont Police Department Multiple Enforcement Team (MET) served a search warrant in the 1300 block of Cardamom Court in the City of Beaumont.
The officers uncovered an illegal marijuana growing operation being operated in the residence. The warrant resulted in the seizure of over 900 plants.
In a related case, on Wednesday, April 15, 2020, the MET team served an additional warrant in the 900 block of Del Sol Way. This warrant resulted in the seizure of over 700 plants.
Five suspects were detained by officers, but released pending charges of illegal cultivation, operating a drug house, and theft of utilities.
This case is still under investigation, if anyone has any information, please contact Sergeant Wann of the Beaumont Police Department at 951-769-8500. Information can also be reported anonymously at firstname.lastname@example.org.