Agents from the Glenn Interagency Narcotic Task Force, in collaboration with the sheriff’s department, found 1,160 pounds of processed marijuana in an Artois home on Aug. 10. Officers estimate the marijuana is valued at $5,625,000.
The home where the marijuana was found is located on the 3000 block of County Road F in Artois. During the investigation, officers found Rodney Vaughn Pierce, 62, of Artois inside the house. He was arrested and booked into Glenn County Jail for marijuana cultivation, and possession of marijuana for sale; bail was set at $100,000.