Four grow houses busted in Lehigh Acres

Eric Maze

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Four grow houses busted in Lehigh Acres

CREATED Aug. 23, 2013

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. - The Lee County Sheriff's Office took down four marijuana grow houses Friday in Lehigh Acres.

The Lee County Sheriff's Office says it arrested seven people and seized more than 177 plants at four different locations across Lehigh Acres. The evidence seized has an approximate street value of nearly half a million dollars.

In the first raid, detectives seized 55 plants at 3318 49th St. West. Three people, Mario Perez, Eduardo Galvez, and Reinier Perez were taken into custody. The second raid yielded 32 plants at 910 Glenn Avenue. One person, Joaquin Luque was arrested there. A third raid at 200 W 6th Street netted 87 plants and led to the arrests of Maydelin Servantes and Javier Camejo. All of the suspects in these raids face marijuana trafficking and drug possession charges.

The fourth raid at 524 Parkside St. led to the arrest of Nathaniel Abrams. He is charged with marijuana possession.