$1 Million Worth of Cannabis Seized in Winnebago County

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In two drug seizure operations, the Winnebago County Sheriff’s Narcotics Unit said it recovered an estimated $1 million worth of cannabis.

The most recent seizure happened Tuesday in the 11000 block of North Winslow Road about six miles southeast of Durand.  Investigators say they recovered 250 cannabis sativa plants in a field.

The second operation happened Sept. 13.

Officers raided a corn field in the 7800 block of West State Street just before the U.S. 20 on ramp.  They seized 85 cannabis sativa plants.

Investigators say the two locations may be connected.  However, no arrests have been made.

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