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Task Force Members Raid Marijuana Grow House Near Muldrow

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Agents seize an estimated $250,000 in marijuana from a growing operation outside Muldrow. Agents seize an estimated $250,000 in marijuana from a growing operation outside Muldrow.
Thepvongsa Douangta, 61, was booked into the Sequoyah County Detention Center on Friday. Thepvongsa Douangta, 61, was booked into the Sequoyah County Detention Center on Friday.
In addition to the processed marijuana, agents also found 80 pot plants. In addition to the processed marijuana, agents also found 80 pot plants.
MULDROW, Oklahoma -

Members of a drug task force arrested a Sequoyah County man after finding 91 pounds of processed marijuana in his home outside Muldrow. Street value was estimated at about $250,000, according to District 27 Drug Task Force Director Michael G. Moore.

Thepvongsa Douangta, 61, was booked into the Sequoyah County Detention Center on Friday.

After getting a search warrant for Douangta's home, Task Force members and deputies with the Sequoyah County Sheriff's Office seized 80 live marijuana plants in addition to the processed drugs, a news release states.

They also confiscated about $5,000 in lights and ventilation equipment, and several firearms.

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