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News Release
Beaver Meadow Aerial
Beaver Meadow Aerial
Marijuana Search Warrant (Photo) - 09/09/22

INCIDENT DATE: September 6, 7 and 8, 2022 

REPORTING DEPUTY: Josephine Marijuana Enforcement Team (JMET)

ARRESTED: Kasey A. Crandall, 32 years-old

                     Travis J. Burns, 29 years-old

CHARGES: 1- Unlawful Manufacturing of Marijuana  

                    2- Unlawful Possession of Marijuana 

                    3- Unlawful Appropriation of Water                                     


On September 6, 7 and 8, 2022, the Josephine Marijuana Enforcement Team (JMET) executed five separate search warrants regarding illegal marijuana grow sites. The warrants were located in the 5000 block of Holland Loop Road, 200 block of Beaver Meadow Road, 400 block of Warner Road, 2000 block of Stewart Road and 2000 block of Jump Off Joe Creek Road in Josephine County.  The search warrants were executed with the assistance of Rogue Area Drug Enforcement (RADE), Illegal Marijuana Enforcement Team (IMET) and Josephine County Code Enforcement. 

During the execution of the warrants more than 37,000 growing marijuana plants were seized and destroyed along with approximately 3,000 pounds of processed marijuana. Multiple firearms were also seized. 

Kasey Crandall and Travis Burns were taken into custody and lodged at the Josephine County Jail for Unlawful Manufacturing of Marijuana, Unlawful Possession of Marijuana, and Unlawful Appropriation of Water. Other suspects are still outstanding and will be facing the charges listed above based on the evidence located.

At the time of this press release the investigation is ongoing and no further details are being released.

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