Authorities in LaPorte County report on Thursday, the LaPorte County Metro Operations Unit and the Indiana State Police Marijuana Eradication Team located two outdoor marijuana grow operations and seized 86 plants. The LaPorte County Sheriff's Office says one grow operation was located in the 98-hundred block of County Road 300 North in Cool Spring Township, where 73 plants were seized. The other was discovered in the 36-hundred block of Brookside Drive in Long Beach, where 13 plants were seized. Authorities say each site had been found as a result of an Indiana State Police fly-over and an investigation continues.
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