LAKE LOS ANGELES – About 160 marijuana plants were confiscated and four children were removed from filthy conditions Wednesday morning when local narcotics detectives raided a Lake Los Angeles home, according to a press release from the Lancaster Sheriff’s Station. Read it below:
[Around 10 a.m., Wednesday, August 6,] Detectives with the Lancaster Station Narcotics Team served a search warrant at a home located on the 40000 block of 176th Street East.
They discovered about 160 marijuana plants which were grown illegally.
Located in the home was Suspect Johnny Hardy [32, Male, Black] of Lake Los Angeles.
In the home were also his four children who were living in filthy conditions. The children ranged in ages from 5 years old to 12 years old. The Department of Children and Family Services responded and took custody of the children.
Suspect Hardy was charged with cultivating marijuana, possession of marijuana for sales, and child endangerment.