$2.4M worth of marijuana found in grow house

495 lbs of marijuana seized; 1 charged

MIAMI - Police in Miami-Dade seized 495 pounds of marijuana with an estimated street value of $2,400,000 from a grow house.

According to investigators, the plants were found inside Arsenio Guerra's home at 204th Street and SW 170th Avenue on Wednesday. He tried hiding when police arrived but was later arrested.

Video shot by detectives showed them entering the grow house to find dozens of plants that appeared nearly fully grown.

Guerra was arrested on Wednesday. He is charged with trafficking marijuana.

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