Hundreds of marijuana plants worth over $1 million were found at four different locations in a bust being called one of the largest ever found in Dane County, according to a release from the Dane County Sheriff?s Office.
Search warrants were carried out Wednesday at three addresses in Madison and one in the town of Sun Prairie and a total of 1,124 plants were seized, according to the release. The plans were in different stages of growth.
Police said a tip from a confidential informant in July led to the bust.
The address were:
- 1838 Boyd Ave., Madison
- 4201 Sycamore Ave., Madison
- 4810 Retana Dr., Madison
- 3088 Burke Rd., town of Sun Prairie
A loaded, 12-gauge shotgun and drug paraphernalia were also found. All properties had basements with space converted to grow rooms, according to police.