CROCKETT, Texas (KETK) – Crockett Police Department successfully shut down an indoor marijuana growing operation and seized several controlled substances after responding to a possible medical emergency.
Saturday evening, officers were dispatched to the area of Plum Drive at Pineview in reference to a possible medical emergency in the street, according to officials. Officers said when they arrived on the scene they found a subject suffering from a possible drug overdose. EMS responded and transported the subject to an area hospital for treatment.
According to officials it was discovered, while conducting their investigation, the subject was a convicted felon and lived at a residence in the 200 block of Pineview. A search warrant was executed at the residence and the following was discovered per officials:
- An indoor marijuana grown field with 16 marijuana plants
- Large amount of crack cocaine
- MDMA (Ecstasy)
- Two handguns (one of the guns had been reported stolen)
- A vehicle
Officials said arrest warrants will be issued for the subject at a later time along with releasing his identity.