Tex. police spot estimated 30,000 pot plants, a possible record

By Paul Meyer
The Dallas Morning News

DALLAS COUNTY, Tex. — A sprawling marijuana plantation with an estimated 30,000 plants near Mountain Creek Lake was discovered Wednesday in what may be one of the largest such finds in the southern U.S., Dallas police said.

Officers spotted the field from the air, but Drug Enforcement agents were unable to access the area by foot Wednesday.

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