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Posted by: thepinetree on 09/21/2017 09:33 AM Updated by: thepinetree on 09/21/2017 09:48 AM
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Four Arrested for Illegal Marijuana Cultivation in Railroad Flat

Rail Road Flat, CA...On 9-20-17 at about 9:00am, members of the Calaveras County Sheriff’s Office Marijuana Enforcement Team served a search warrant at a location in the 400 block of Ridge Road, Railroad Flat. Investigators had identified several hundred marijuana plants growing at this location. The property was not registered as a commercial medical cannabis cultivation site through the Calaveras County Planning Department.

Four subjects were arrested for illegal cultivation of marijuana - 11358(c) H&S and criminal conspiracy - 182 PC. All of these subjects are from Sacramento. Somporn Vannasing (age 51), Joshua Arduini (age 24), Leon Keo (age 25), and Thongdee Phuangtan (age 20). Phuangtan was also charged with 29800(a)PC - felon in possession of a firearm and 30305(a)(1)PC – felon in possession of ammunition. A total of four firearms, miscellaneous ammunition, and a set of body armor were seized during this search warrant service.

503 marijuana plants were eradicated as well as approx. 95 pounds of processed marijuana (leaves and stems)

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No Subject
Posted on: 2017-09-21 10:01:39   By: Anonymous
Wow, what a surprise. Another bust of GWA (growing while Asian).

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    Posted on: 2017-09-21 10:50:11   By: Anonymous
    They do profile themselves but then a lot of white idiots do also. They are all crooks in some way or other.

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      Posted on: 2017-09-21 11:52:11   By: Anonymous
      Ah So they nipped the nips .

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    Posted on: 2017-09-21 21:46:51   By: Anonymous
    Look at the lowlife pictures. The fishhead eater bottom right, shoot him and put us out of our misery. He must die.

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      Posted on: 2017-09-22 05:45:16   By: Anonymous
      LMAO You a funny guy, for a gnikcuhP uneducated moron.

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Good News
Posted on: 2017-09-21 11:08:30   By: Anonymous
One more down. Hopefully other illegal growers will get a hint and get out of the County before the Sheriff's Team puts them in the slammer and destroys their crop.

Mark your calendars as well. Rumor is cannabis will be on the October BoS agenda. Possibly the final EIR as well. Its to be discussed by the Planning Commission next week. Making progress toward either stricter controls and regulations (ideally getting all grows of more than 6 plants for personal use out of ALL residential zones) or a total ban. The status quo does not work for any of us non-growers.

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    Re: Good News
    Posted on: 2017-09-21 13:45:52   By: Anonymous
    Look south to Tuolumne to see how they are handling growers. You don't see any pot problems there (compared to Calaveras). Their BOS must have been paying attention.

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      Re: Good News
      Posted on: 2017-09-21 15:10:16   By: Anonymous
      Yes, look south at Tuolumne counties meth and homeless problem. Then ask yourself which is the lesser of two evils?

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        Re: Good News
        Posted on: 2017-09-22 15:54:59   By: Anonymous
        Like there's no meth problem in Calaveras

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    Re: Good News
    Posted on: 2017-09-21 22:20:41   By: Anonymous
    ^ Yeah, sure.

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No Subject
Posted on: 2017-09-21 15:14:19   By: Anonymous
They were stinkie, and didn't speak English !

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    Posted on: 2017-09-21 21:43:36   By: Anonymous
    Fork them Asian pieces of crap. Burn them in a brush pile. That is the best they deserve. They come here to take us over, fork them. Kill them and all of their kind.

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