Will County Forest Preserve Police burned more than 400 marijuana plants Saturday morning after a hidden field of the illegal crop was discovered the previous week.
Police have busted a sophisticated indoor pot-growing operation at a home in the Irving Park neighborhood.
A 23-year-old man who did not want his marijuana plants to get cold during the weekend’s cool weather set two latenight bonfires in the backyard of his home, leading authorities right to the illegal plants, police said.
A homeowner who defended his property by killing an intruder was behind bars Tuesday morning.
A man accused of growing marijuana in a home in northwest suburban Hampshire was ordered held on $150,000 bond.