Police find marijuana plants.
(photo credit: Northern District Police)
Police officers on a drugs search in the North uncovered a field of marijuana
plants on Monday.
The discovery occurred as narcotics officers from
the Karmiel police station, backed by police intelligence officers, searched a
home in Bet Jan, and found a few plants on a balcony.
continued to look around the property, a field containing hundreds of plants
growing outdoors was found.
Police seized 200 kilograms of cannabis
during the raid.
A 50-year-old man who had been living on the property
fled before police could apprehend him.
A search for the suspect is