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Two Killed In
Massive Marijuana Garden Raid
Wed Sep 17 2003
Two suspects were fatally shot by drug agents raiding a
massive marijuana garden in Shasta County Tuesday, the Shasta
County Sheriff's Department said.
Agents said they were greeted by gunfire when they arrived at
the garden in the eastern part of the county just before 7
a.m. Two suspects were killed during a gun battle with the 40
to 50 police who were conducting the raid, said Lt. Denis
Carroll. None of the police officers were injured.
Three men fled the scene and were being sought in the Manton
and Shingletown areas by police who considered them to be
armed and dangerous. All three were wearing dark-green
T-shirts and green camouflage pants.
Four helicopters helped a beefed-up contingent of about 75
police officers surround the area, search for the suspects and
bale the marijuana, Carroll said.
Officials estimated that 20,000 to 30,000 marijuana plants
were growing within about a 1.5-mile area of steep hillsides
in the Shingletown Ridge area. That section of land is thick
with Manzanita trees, which camouflaged the plants, Carroll
Investigators said it took most of the day for one suspect's
body to be removed from a steep ravine. Neither of the two
men's identities were released.
The raid was conducted by sheriff's deputies, the Redding
Police Department, two special-weapons teams, members of two
interagency drug task forces and agents of the California
Department of Justice.
Authorities said the men being sought are considered armed and