The ReadingEagle.com reports:
Federal agents arrested about a half-dozen people and seized 700 pounds of marijuana with an estimated street value of $1 million at a kosher poultry processing plant in Exeter Township, authorities said Thursday.
The raid at G&G Poultry Inc. at 1100 Lincoln Road occurred Wednesday about 5:30 p.m., according to Exeter police, who assisted several federal agencies in the operation.…
Police said they think all of the people arrested were plant employees.
Federal agents loaded the marijuana into a rented truck and took it back to their offices in Philadelphia. The people who were detained also were taken to Philadelphia, where they were to be locked up pending court action, police said. Their names were not released.
Exeter police said they did not know any more details about the investigation. They did not know where the truckload of marijuana originated.
Reading police said a pound of marijuana sells for about $1,500. At that rate, the 700 pounds seized in Exeter would be worth about $1,050,000.…
If anyone knows what brand name(s) G & G sells under, or any other information about the operation, please contact me or leave the information as a comment to this post. Thank you.
Hat tip: JWB.]