Police: Hi-tech worker grew pot at factory
Employee at Kiryat Gat production site charged with growing marijuana, distributing it to fellow employees.
Marijuana seized by the Police. Photo: Courtesy: Israel Police
An employee of a hi-tech production site in Kiryat Gat was charged this week
with growing marijuana at his workplace and distributing it to fellow
Kiryat Gat police station detectives launched an undercover
investigation earlier in June in conjunction with the security branch of the
production plant following suspicions that cannabis was being grown on
Police then arrested the 37- year-old suspect.
questioning he denied the suspicions, but we then searched his home, and
discovered packages of marijuana ready for sale,” police said. “He then
confessed, but claimed he was giving out the drug to friends, not selling it for
Police questioned several additional employees on suspicion of
receiving the cannabis. The suspects were later charged with using drugs while
The main suspect is under full house arrest.