Police bust marijuana growing operation at Palm Springs home

Authorities raid marijuana grow operation in Palm Springs

PALM SPRINGS, Calif. - On Tuesday morning, authorities were on scene of an over $3 million drug bust involving a marijuana grow operation at a house Palm Springs.  

DEA agents along with Palm Springs Police and the FBI are at a home on Colony Way inside the Colony at El Mirador off Paseo El Mirador Road in Palms Springs.

A state search warrant was executed on an indoor fire, based off information from neighbors complaints and Southern California Edison.

Officers went inside that home around 10 a.m. and found a major grow operation. Authorities told our crew on scene that they found $3.6 million worth of high grade marijuana. 

Around 1,235 marijuana plants were seized at the million dollar estate.

No arrests were made.

Watch KESQ News Channel 3 at Noon for a live report on this bust.

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