Sunny Brae Grow House Was Getting PG&E’s CARE Discount For 15X Energy Use
City of Arcata
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
SEARCH WARRANT SERVED IN SUNNY BRAE
Officers from the Arcata Police Department’s Special Services Unit served a search warrant at a residence in the 200 block of Beverly Court on Thursday morning, Aug. 8.
Upon entering the residence, officers located a marijuana growing operation encompassing the garage area of the home.
Officers seized nearly 150 growing marijuana plants, approximately 11pounds of processed marijuana bud, and nearly $6,000 in cash.
The growing operation that was being conducted inside the home consisted of 16 1,000-watt grow lights and was utilizing nearly 15 times the electricity of a typical Arcata family home.
· 11358 Health & Safety (H&S)- Cultivation of Marijuana
· 11359 H&S- Possession of Marijuana for Sale
City of Arcata building inspectors discovered numerous building code violations at the residence which necessitated the immediate disconnection of electrical service.