Two Arrested In Chowchilla Pot Farm Bust - KMPH FOX 26 | Central San Joaquin Valley News Source

Two Arrested In Chowchilla Pot Farm Bust

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CHOWCHILLA, Calif. (KMPH) -

Madera County law enforcement officials on Wednesday destroyed nearly 1,000 marijuana plants from three homes in Chowchilla.

The marijuana plants were all between three and seven-feet tall, the spokeswoman for the Madera County Sheriff's Office said.

Officers also recovered, a bindle of methamphetamine two weapons and arrested 35-year-old Ascencion Chagollan and 23-year-old Luis Angel Rojas.

Chagollan was wanted in Fresno on a $60,000 warrant for assault. He was transported to Fresno County.

Rojas was taken into custody for being a felon in possession of a firearm. He is also facing additional charges for gang affiliation. He's been booked into Madera County Department of Corrections.

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