Sep 3, 2013 6:49 PM by Alyse Rzemek
Colorado Springs detectives bust illegal pot distribution
Colorado Springs police bust an illegal marijuana grow operation. During the investigation by Metro Vice and Narcotics, Intelligence Divicsion, they identified individuals in the Colorado Springs area who were selling marijuana. The marijuana was being shipped out of state for the purposes of distribution in communities in other states. Detectives completed a narcotics transaction for marijuana at a local business, Room To Grow on South 8th Street, which was not a licensed medical marijuana facility. Four individuals were arrested for the distribution of marijuana. A total of 3 pounds of marijuana and 1.6 grams of oxycodone were recovered. The four suspects are Joshua Heney, Brandon Beene, Bradly Sweany, and Justin Sargent... on suspicion of illegal pot distribution.