Butane Hash Oil Lab Busted In California

The Yolo County Sheriff's Department conducted a probation search at a home in Dunnigan when they discovered a butane hash oil lab. The 39 year old was operating the lab with children in the home. 


Police found 200 live marijuana plants, 63 pounds of processed marijuana and nearly 8 pounds of concentrated cannabis and lab processing equipment. Two children, ages 6 and 9, were taken into custody along with malnourished dogs, goats and rabbits. 

The lab operator was arrested and charged with suspicion of being a felon in possession of a firearm and ammunition, manufacturing a controlled substance, possession of marijuana for sale and child endangerment.