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Mercer County Deputies seized 90 marijuana plants from a home in Princeton on Friday, June 6.
Police estimate the street value of the plants to be $255,000.

According to a news release from the Mercer County Sheriff's Department, Deputy Furches and Deputy Rose were executing a court ordered eviction in the Clover Dew Dairy Road area of Princeton. That's where they discovered the large indoor marijuana grow. The plants as well as several firearms have been removed from the home.

The Southern Regional Drug and Violent Crime Task Force were notified and assisted in the investigation.