On Thursday morning the Elk Grove Police Department Street Crimes Unit served search warrant on two Elk Grove homes connected illegal marijuana growing operations in the city. Officer confiscated 1300 plants and 30 pounds of processed marijuana. The two homes were located on the western side of the city. One was in the Laguna West area in the 2200 block of Heger Way. The other home was in the Franklin area (95757), the 5800 block of Zoller Court. Police arrested 44 year old Zhong Li and 39 year old Xiao Hong, both of Elk Grove. Both are being held without bail at this time.
Charges against Li and Hong
|Total Bail||Ineligible for Bail|
Previous arrests for illegal operations. Total of 48 homes including this latest arrest.
September 9, 2017 Elk Grove police arrest 5 for indoor marijuana growing 4 homes
December 14, 2017 Elk Grove police arrest 7 people in pot busts at 6 locations
January 5, 2018 Elk Grove Police arrest Modesto man in Elk Grove pot house bust
January 10, 2018 Four more Elk Grove homes searched in illegal marijuana growing operation 4 homes
February 8, 2018 Elk Grove police bust two more pot homes