8000 block of Pardini Place, Jenny Lind

Date: June 5, 2019

Arrests: Xiaolin Zheng, 37, of Jenny Lind

Items seized: 1,264 marijuana plants and 68.5 pounds of processed marijuana

Upon searching the residence, the Calaveras County Marijuana Enforcement Team identified multiple code violations as the interior of the residence and detached garage had been completely converted into several individual marijuana growing rooms

Zheng was booked into the county jail with bail set at $100,000. He is charged with illegal marijuana cultivation, maintaining a drug house and possession of marijuana for sale.

8000 block of Cave City Road, Mountain Ranch

Date: June 7, 2019

Arrests: Niccolo Campau, 23, of Flagstaff, Ariz.

Items seized: 361 marijuana plants, 138 pounds of processed marijuana, and 3.9 pounds of concentrated butane honey oil (BHO)

While serving a search warrant at the residence, the Calaveras County Sheriff’s Office Marijuana Enforcement Team identified four greenhouses and a BHO conversion lab in the barn. The residence and barn were determined to be unsafe, due to unpermitted electrical activities and alterations to the structures.

Campau was booked into the county jail with bail set at $100,000. He is charged with maintaining a drug house, criminal conspiracy, illegal cultivation of marijuana, and other drug-related charges.


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