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Drugs found in Echols

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September 16, 2005

Echols County - South Georgia investigators made a big drug bust Thursday, but they haven't found the growers.

Echols county deputies and drug task force agents found 87 marijuana plants, some 16-feet tall, growing in woods off Highway 94 about 15 miles east of Statenville.

The land belongs to Wolf Bay Hunting Club, but investigators don't have any suspects.

The drugs could have had a street value of about $305,000.00.

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