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Saturday, December 8, 2007
Ahh, the laws of synchronicity strikes again.
How likely is it to find a house on a street named "Redbud Trail" being a major marijuana farm?
The perp has a great sense of irony.
Man charged in pot-growing bust
The Hays County Narcotics Task Force arrested a 26-year-old man on felony marijuana possession charges Thursday and seized 281 marijuana plants growing in his home and 3 pounds of marijuana.
Gilbert VanZandt V is being held in the Hays County jail on $100,000 bond.
The task force served a search warrant on the 100 block of Redbud Trail on Thursday and found the entire upstairs of the three-bedroom home had been converted into a sophisticated growing operation, producing high-grade marijuana, said Sgt. Chase Stapp of the San Marcos Police Department.
VanZandt is charged with possession of less than 50 pounds but more than 5 pounds, a third-degree felony