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October 14, 2012
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Alpine County seizes indoor marijuana grow

Three Markleeville men were arrested on Saturday afternoon after Alpine County Sheriff's deputies served a search warrant on an indoor marijuana grow at 53 Spring Canyon Drive.

Markleeville residents John Borchard, 23, Stephen Seiller, 25 and Justin Jones, 35, were arrested when they were identified as residents after arriving at the home during the search. A fourth person who showed up at the home was identified and released.

A large barn on the property had several rooms containing what Undersheriff Robert Levy described as "one of the most well constructed and sophisticated marijuana grows ever found in Alpine County."

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The Record Courier Updated Oct 15, 2012 12:01PM Published Oct 14, 2012 01:52PM Copyright 2012 The Record Courier. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.