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Over 500 pounds of marijuana found in Eureka mini-storage unit

EUREKA- 535 lbs of marijuana was discovered Monday morning in a storage unit off of Indianola Road.

The Sheriff's Drug Enforcement Unit and the Drug Task Force served a warrant at Rainbow Mini Storage in Eureka around 10:30 a.m. There they found a unit filled from floor to ceiling with contractor size garbage bags and orange plastic 55 gallon barrels. Inside those bags and barrels, half a million dollars worth of processed marijuana buds, nearly two million dollars east coast street value, packaged in one pound and bulk size storage bags.

No arrests have been made in connection with the unit and the case is under investigation.