Friday, January 8, 2010

Grow House Bust Nets $300K In Pot

WHAT: Indoor marijuana grow house

WHEN: Thursday, Jan. 7, 2010

LOCATION: 4440 12th Ave. N.E., Golden Gate Estates

ARRESTED: Lisandra Sosa, 22,
Yoan Sivori Comin, 33,
Yimi Sivori Comin, 33

CHARGES: Trafficking in marijuana over 25 pounds,
Possession of a place for manufacturing a controlled substance when a minor is present or resides there,
Possession of narcotic paraphernalia

SUMMARY: Deputies uncovered $333,000 worth of marijuana at this Golden Gate Estates residence Thursday.

Deputies executed a search warrant at the residence where they discovered Lisandra Sosa,Yoan Sivori Comin, Yimi Sivori Comin, and a 1-year-old child were living, according to sheriff’s reports.

A search of the residence turned up 81 marijuana plants with an estimated street value of $243,000, reports said.

An additional 30 pounds of marijuana that had been harvested and was in the drying process was found inside the residence. The marijuana had an estimated street value of $90,000, reports said.

All except for two rooms inside the residence had been converted for the purpose of growing marijuana, reports said. The rooms contained equipment commonly used for growing marijuana, including high-intensity light bulbs, transformers, indoor cooling units, and buckets.

Deputies arrested Sosa, Yoan Sivori Comin and Yimi Sivori Comin and charged them with two felonies and one misdemeanor.

Lisandra Sosa

Yimi Sivori Comin

Yoan Sivori Comin