But then I noticed how difficult it was to concentrate on my studies the day after. I hate hard drugs and I dislike the violence associated with them.Realizing my problem was directly related to marijuana use the previous evening, I decided there was no way I was going to jeopardize my grades again. At the same time, I openly admit I got a huge kick out of the story you will soon be reading.Since the newspaper articles about Fred's Pot Bust were written from interviews with Law Enforcement, I suppose the police didn't want to be too candid about how they got onto to his trail and take the chance that other potential bad guys might learn from Fred's mistake.) In April 2008, I received an email that answers some of the questions I raised above.I cannot vouch for the authenticity of the email, but my gut feeling is that this account is correct. ) -----Original Message----- From: Mike Sent: Thursday, April 17, 2008 AM To: [email protected]: Pot farm information "I received your page in an email and have more information for you.In the picture above, you can see the clever irrigation system laid on top of each 5 gallon bucket. Plants grew faster in this controlled environment than they would have grown naturally outside.As you can see above, the ceiling escape hatch was painted the same color as the ceiling to create a disguised escape route.Long ago I concluded that marijuana is probably less damaging than alcohol.
Each crop had an estimated street value around 0,000 or more. At this rate, 13 crops a year would bring in -8 Million. This is only a guess, but I think the email was created by one of the policemen who busted the pot farm. Curious about the origin of the pictures, I researched the story on the Internet. When I discovered the story behind the pictures, I combined the pictures from the email with the information I discovered, then added my own thoughts.With morbid fascination, I read the details of This story seemed like an episode straight out of the Dukes of Hazzard - three super-smart rogues trying to outwit the hick country sheriff!However, this time it was the police who came away the winner. One day in 2007 I received all the pictures posted here in an email that was being forwarded around the Internet.My brothers and I hunt just outside of Hartsville, TN (near Trousdale) and one of my brothers lives there.The following story comes from my brother who knows many people up there.I smoked marijuana several times when I was in college (40 years ago).