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220 marijuana plants seized in Coweta County

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NEWNAN, Ga. (AP) - Authorities in Coweta County have seized 220 marijuana plants that had been spotted from the air.

Lt. Col. Jimmy Yarbrough with the Coweta County Sheriff's Office tells The Atlanta Journal-Constitution the plants were found Wednesday off Bill Cline Road.

The Georgia Bureau of Investigation says a mature marijuana plant is worth about $2,000. That brings the value of the seized plants to $440,000.

Yarbrough says no arrests have been made.

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