Just In: Sharp County mission nets 2 arrests, guns, marijuana

SHARP COUNTY, AR (KAIT) - Information just in to Region 8 News: the annual marijuana eradication mission conducted by Sharp County Sheriff's Department leads authorities to a residence loaded with marijuana, guns and stolen property, according to the department.

According to the news release, a helicopter flyover was taking place Tuesday, August 18, when Sheriff Dale Weaver, acting as an airborne spotter, spotted a patch of marijuana plants growing near a home at #71 Sunset Lane, just south of Martin's Creek Road.

Deputies and detectives provided ground support and immediately moved in.

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