Here’s the Fox 40 Report.
SACRAMENTO — An early Wednesday evening marijuana raid at a Sacramento County shop began with additional than 20 folks detained, lined up and questioned.
The Trap was advertised as a clothes shop but cannabis enforcement officers told FOX40 it was a front exactly where pot vendors sold and sampled their merchandise without having licenses.
“They do get the incorrect concept about the points that go on right here,” mentioned Mario Chavez, who was detained.
Chavez and other individuals likened what goes on inside The Trap to a farmers marketplace or a tradeshow for healthcare marijuana in distinct types. Chavez claimed most folks believed it was all legit.
“Modern-day hippies, peace, appreciate and happiness, so why are (they) harassing us? Sitting outdoors for 3 hours,” Chavez mentioned.
“I do not know about the legal elements. I just come right here due to the fact it was low-cost,” mentioned a buyer.
The buyer claimed he went to the Florin Road shop after a week for healthcare cannabis to treat his tuberculosis. It is one particular of the only locations he mentioned sells marijuana merchandise he can afford.
Cannabis enforcement officers told FOX40 the warrant for the raid came from the Division of Customer Affairs, which regulates legal cannabis small business statewide. A spokesperson for the DCA did not return calls produced by FOX40.
An officer mentioned no one particular at The Trap had a license to operate or sell healthcare marijuana.
All the income and pot confiscated will be seized by law enforcement.
Officers did not say how quite a few folks had been cited in the raid.