Leon County Pot Bust

Friday, 6-23-06 - There was a huge pot bust in Leon County this morning as three plots of marijuana were discovered off Highway 20.

The fields of pot were found off Joe Thomas Road. This is the result of a yearlong investigation.

Authorities say 52-year-old George Colby was arrested this morning, caught as he arrived to care for the 150 plants.

This was a joint operation by LCSO and the U.S. Forestry Service.