BEECHER, Ill. (WLS) -- More than 800 marijuana plants were found this week in a wooded area in south suburban Beecher, according to the Will County officials.
A tip via the Indiana State Police led authorities to the 812 plants in a wooded 5,742-square foot area near South Stateline Road in the rural community.
The Will County Cooperative Police Assistance Team found the plants on Thursday. Investigators also found harvesting equipment.
812 marijuana plants found in wooded area in Beecher