Durham Deputies Destroy Hundreds Of Marijuana Plants
Posted June 14, 2005 6:52 a.m. EDT
DURHAM, N.C. — Durham County sheriff's deputies started destroying more than 1,300 marijuana plants.
A National Guard helicopter spotted the drugs in a field near Ellis Road last week.
Deputies say the plants could have sold for more than $7 million on the street.
Investigators still do not know who grew the marijuana plants.