Drug investigators from Bibb and Twiggs counties recovered more than 31 marijuana plants in a wooded area off of Lawrence Drive at the Bibb/Twiggs County line around 2 p.m. Tuesday, according to a news release from the Bibb County Sheriffs Office. Investigators received a tip about the location of the marijuana plants, the release stated and both agencies worked together and searched a wooded area along the Bibb/Twiggs line.
The seized marijuana plants have a street value of $31,000, according to the news release.
This investigation is ongoing and investigators from both agencies are continuing to work together to identify the suspect(s) involved in the marijuana grow. Anyone with information can contact the Bibb County Sheriffs Office at 478-746-9441.