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Naked Bud Trimmer Surprised by Sheriff Deputy

Nevada County Sheriff’s Officers responded to call on Hummer Lane in Grass Valley just after 1:00 Monday afternoon. The caller was complaining about a caretaker that had been kicked off of the property at an earlier date for a variety of reasons but was still on the property. As deputies began to investigate, and walked up a path towards a campsite, they made an interesting discovery. Sheriff Keith Royal elaborates.

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Upon further investigation it was determined the suspect had been diverting water from the victims property to water his 12 marijuana plants. The suspect admitted he did not have a recommendation and had not decided if he was growing for resale purposes.
Robert Furnas 53, was arrested for utility theft for diverting water and growing marijuana.

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