Concord man arrested for marijuana cultivation in Antioch

Hui Lo

Hui Lo

By Acting Sergeant Mortimer, Antioch Police Investigations Bureau

On Thursday, January 29, 2015 at 1:00 p.m., the Antioch Police Department Special Operations Unit served a search warrant at a residence located in the 5000 block of Union Mine Drive related to the cultivation of marijuana. When detectives arrived Hui Luo, a 30-year-old Concord resident, was arrested while attempting to flee from the residence.

During the service of the search warrant detectives found the home had been completely converted into an illicit marijuana cultivation operation. Investigators seized approximately 1,414 marijuana plants from the home and located a large amount of equipment used to facilitate the cultivation. Along with the cultivation, Detectives also observed the electricity used to facilitate the cultivation was being stolen. The marijuana cultivation at this home was in various stages of producing an estimated 3.1 million dollars worth of marijuana. The case is still being investigated by the Antioch Police Department’s Special Operations Unit.

Anyone with information regarding this case is encouraged to call Detective Koch with the Antioch Police Department at (925)779-6895. You may also text a tip to 274637 (CRIMES) using key word ANTIOCH.

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One Comment to “Concord man arrested for marijuana cultivation in Antioch”

  1. Rich says:

    Second house within 2 blocks – both grow houses 🙁

    The owners have another house on Prewett Ranch! I wonder?

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