Woonsocket Police Make Major Marijuana Bust

Woonsocket Police have announced the discovery of a large-scale marijuana growing operation in their city.

Police, acting on a search warrant, discovered approximately 140 marijuana plants in side a room at 32 Mechanic Street in Woonsocket. The plants were at different stages of growth, but police put the street value of the seized plants at over $150,000.

The suspect wanted in the case is 34 year old Nestor Cruz, whose last know address is in New Haven, CT. Police are actively searching for Cruz, pictured above.

If you have any information that may help police find Nestor Cruz, please call the Woonsocket Police Vice Unit at (401)767-8849 or their anonymous tip-line at (401)769-4444.