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Four arrested in marijuana growing operation near Atwater

ATWATER -- Four people were arrested Thursday morning after a narcotic search warrant was served at a residence southwest of Atwater. The Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office SWAT Team, the CEE-VI Drug and Gang Task Force agents and the Minnesota Bu...

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ATWATER - Four people were arrested Thursday morning after a narcotic search warrant was served at a residence southwest of Atwater.

The Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office SWAT Team, the CEE-VI Drug and Gang Task Force agents and the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension executed the warrant in the 17000 block of First Avenue East, according to a Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office news release.

An outdoor marijuana growing operation was located on the property, and agents seized multiple pounds of growing marijuana. They also found marijuana that had been harvested and was drying as well as marijuana that was packed for sale.

In addition, authorities found firearms, a felony amount of methamphetamine and stolen property.

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