Three Kent Co. marijuana dispensaries raided

Posted at 2:23 PM, Nov 19, 2015
and last updated 2015-11-19 14:56:16-05

PLAINFIELD TOWNSHIP, Mich. – The Kent Area Narcotics Enforcement Team (KANET) and the Metropolitan Enforcement Team (MET) seized marijuana and other drug related items in raids on three dispensaries Wednesday.

The dispensaries were all in Plainfield Township: 4290 Plainfield Avenue, 4564 West River Drive, and 5260 Northland Drive.  Investigators say that they received tips through Silent Observer that the dispensaries were involved in illegal activities.

Investigators say they conducted several undercover operations and found all three dispensaries were selling marijuana in violation of the Michigan Medical Marijuana Act. The employees of each dispensary were interviewed and released.  The Kent County Prosecutor’s Office will determine if any charges will be filed.