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Police: Burglars break into Sacramento house full of marijuana

Three people were taken into custody after allegedly trying to break into a South Sacramento house being used to grow marijuana plants indoors.

The suspected burglars were arrested at the home early Wednesday morning in the 7400 block of Shelby Street near Bruceville Road. One suspect was discovered hiding inside the house by officers who used a police dog to find him.

Police said that one of the burglars was armed. Several hundred marijuana plants were growing inside the home, Sacramento police tweeted.

Call The Bee’s Bill Lindelof, (916) 321-1079.