Cops bust young engineer for growing marijuana in Tanshui
By: Renée Salmonsen, Taiwan News, Staff Writer
TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Wednesday, March 7 New Taipei City police arrested a 32 year
old engineer, surnamed Chen (陳), for growing marijuana in his home.
After receiving a tip that Chen was growing marijuana in his Tanshui apartment, the police monitored his activity for two months before making an arrest, according to CNA. The investigation was a joint effort between the Criminal Investigation Unit (CIB), the National Highway Police Bureau, and the Shilin District Prosecutor’s Office.
Chen’s prior criminal record also included assault, according to the CIB.
When the police ambushed Chen, they found a hydroponic grow house in his apartment on Binhai Rd. Section 3 in Tanshui (新北市淡水區濱海路3段). [FULL STORY]