Grow house busted with hydro pot plants; 2 in custody

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The following news release was sent by the Maricopa Police Department:

MARICOPA - On Thursday March 26, 2009, Maricopa Police Officers and Detectives served a search warrant on a Maricopa residence in the 42500 block of W. Sunland Ave in Rancho El Dorado.The search warrant was a culmination of several days of investigation into suspected drug activity at that residence.MPD activity in the area concluded around 11:00 pm with the seizure of illegal drugs from the house and the seizure of several other items used to grow, process and distribute hydroponically grown marijuana.

Thomas Cosper (31) and Jennifer Jamison (32), who were renting the property, were taken into custody and later booked into the Pinal County jail on multiple felony drug charges.

These arrests and investigations are an example of the Maricopa Police Department's ongoing commitment to proactive police service in our community.