Deputies uncover marijuana while checking on vicious dog

Marijuana (AP Photo/Ed Andrieski)
Marijuana (AP Photo/Ed Andrieski)

WICHITA, Kansas – The Sedgwick County Sheriff’s Department uncovered a marijuana grow operation while checking on a report of a vicious dog.

It happened Tuesday morning around 10:55 at 83rd South and Broadway.

While deputies were attempting to contact area residents, they discovered what appeared to be a marijuana grow operation.

Detectives were called to assist in the investigation.

One hundred forty plants were recovered from a home on 83rd Street South.

Investigators are still working the case and formal charges have not yet been presented to the District Attorney’s Office. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language, racial slurs or consistent name calling will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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