Oakland police on Thursday conducted an investigation into several burglaries and robberies committed at marijuana grow houses and dispensaries throughout the Bay Area.
The Oakland Police Department’s Ceasefire Team conducted the investigation that focused on a group of individuals and led to search warrants and arrest warrants being served in multiple cities Thursday.
During the searches, police recovered firearms, including assault rifles, and large quantities of marijuana.
OPD Ceasefire Team conducted an investigation focused on a group of individuals that burglarized and conducted robberies at marijuana grows and dispensaries. Warrants were served and resulted in arrests, the recovery of firearms, assault rifles and large quantities of marijuana. pic.twitter.com/1jcR3CgXU5
— Oakland Police Dept. (@oaklandpoliceca) December 7, 2018
Police said multiple arrests were made during the operation, and additional people are being sought in connection with the investigation.
Information about those arrested was not immediately available.