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Pot farm discovered in Iron County

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Posted at 9:26 PM, Sep 23, 2013
and last updated 2013-09-23 23:26:25-04

CEDAR CITY — About 2,000 mature marijuana plants were found near Cedar City, Monday afternoon, in Right-Hand Canyon, officials said.

The Iron County Sheriff’s Office said the farm was a highly sophisticated operation set up by a Mexican Drug Cartel. No one was in the area during the raid so no arrests were made.

The DEA is looking for those responsible.