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Police Find 200 Marijuana Plants at Bloomfield Home

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    Bloomfield police have arrested two people accused of running a drug factory and said they seized around 200 marijuana plants and at least 15 pounds of dried marijuana.

    Police said they found the drugs at a single-family home on three-and-a-half acres of land on Overbrook Farms Road.

    The Bloomfield police detective division has been working with Federal DEA agents and Eversource Investigators and the search warrant was executed around 6:30 a.m.

    Two men who were at the home were arrested. Chanh Nguyen, 46, and Tuan Huynh, 47, both of the Overbrook Farms Road address, were charged with possession of a controlled substance, possession of a controlled substance with intent to sell, possession of drug paraphernalia in operation of a drug factory and larceny in the first degree.

    Police said they seized around 200 marijuana plants, at least 15 pounds in dried marijuana and several items of drug paraphernalia associated with the plant growing operation and approximately $12,000 in cash.