PHOENIX (KSAZ) - Police have seized 400 pounds of marijuana from a Phoenix home following a months-long investigation.
400 pounds of marijuana seized from Phonix home. This after a months long investigation by the @PinalCSO This was a large scale drug ring. Drugs and weapons brought in from Mexico. 5 now in custody. #fox10phoenix pic.twitter.com/q1w7u2azT9— Danielle Miller FOX10 (@Fox10Danielle) February 14, 2018
According to the Pinal County Sheriff's Office the bust was part of a large-scale drug ring where drugs and weapons were brought into Phoenix from Mexico.
Five people are now in custody and authorities say six children were living inside the home where drugs and weapons were kept.
4 men, 1 woman arrested in major drug smuggling ring. 400 pounds of marijuana seized from a home this morning. @PinalCSO has been looking in to his group since Oct 2016. Suspects now in custody. #fox10phoenix pic.twitter.com/NOB3wXArea— Danielle Miller FOX10 (@Fox10Danielle) February 14, 2018
6 children living in stash house. Suspects used scouts while smuggling drugs in from Mexico. @PinalCSO started their investigation into this group in October 2016. #fox10phoenix pic.twitter.com/8RKFaG10Z2— Danielle Miller FOX10 (@Fox10Danielle) February 14, 2018
Six vehicle were also seized as part of the drug bust and the investigation began in October of 2016.
The street value of the marijuana is about $200,000.