GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. – (KREX) There were drug busts at several homes in Mesa County as the Sheriff’s office assisted the Drug Enforcement Agency in taking down illegal grow operations.

Law enforcement could be seen removing plant after plant from several homes prior to arresting a suspect.

A search warrant tied to an ongoing case with the Western Colorado Drug Task Force led to the seizure of
hundreds of plants from at least three homes.

A spokesperson for the Sheriff’s office says the investigation could last for a few months