July 3, 2019

From: Sheriff Elmer Tanner

Subject: Domestic Marijuana Grow

On Wednesday July 3, 2019 members of the Navarro County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics unit with the assistance of the Navarro County Sheriff’s Office SWAT team raided a domestic marijuana growing operation near the intersection of SE0040 and SE0010 Corsicana.

Marijuana plants in various stages of growth up to approximately three feet tall, abandoned campsite, numerous irrigation hoses, fertilizer, drying racks, as well as numerous other items associated with a marijuana growing operation were located.

This is the 14th outdoor marijuana growing operation located and seized by the NCSO within the past five years.

We will remain diligent in seeking these illegal growing operations and take the necessary steps to eradicate this type of criminal activity from occurring in Navarro County.

Sheriff Elmer Tanner