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Busted: 360 pounds of pot seized in West Haven

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WEST HAVEN, CT (WFSB) -

Police in West Haven made a massive pot bust after serving a warrant at a home on Third Avenue on Wednesday.

After executing a search and seizure warrant at the home, the West Haven Narcotics squad along with the Drug Enforcement Administration seized approximately 360 pounds of marijuana, and tens of thousands of dollars worth of growing equipment.

Photos: 360 pounds of pot seized

Police said Eliezer Sanchez-Diaz, of 314 South Fifth Ave., in the Bronx and Manuel Imbert, of 2850 Webb Ave., also in the Bronx face a slew of charges.

Police said the case also led the DEA to another location out of state with two additional arrests and 140 more pot plants.

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