HESPERIA – Two suspects were arrested for an illegal marijuana grow in the City of Hesperia on Wednesday morning. At around 10:00 a.m. Hesperia Code Enforcement officers responded to the 10600 block of G Avenue in the City of Hesperia. When they arrived they located a large marijuana cultivation containing more than 3500 plants inside two commercial warehouses. The San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department – Marijuana Enforcement Team responded to the location with a search warrant to assist.
In all, 3575 plants in various stages of growth were located on the property. As with most grow operations, advanced lighting, air conditioning, fans, exhaust blowers, and air filtering was used to control the climate and to control odor coming from the location. “The city of Hesperia has an ordinance prohibiting Commercial Cannabis Activity, which includes growing over six marijuana plants,” Hesperia Sheriff’s officials said in a news release. “Additionally, the suspects did not obtain a business license from the city of Hesperia, nor did they have a license from the State of California to cultivate cannabis.”
Xiangyan Zeng,36, of Rosemead and Pei Long Huang, 63, of Alhambra were booked into the High Desert Detention Center on charges of Cultivation of Cannabis; over six plants.
Anyone with information regarding this investigation or is urged to contact the Sheriff’s Gangs/Narcotics Division at (909)387-8400 or NARC-MET@sbcsd.org. Callers wishing to remain anonymous are urged to call the We-tip Hotline at 1-800-78-CRIME (27463) or you may leave information on the We-Tip Hotline at www.wetip.com.
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