JMET takes down indoor grow

On March 19, 2024, the Josephine Marijuana Enforcement Team with the assistance of Josephine County Public Health & Building Safety, executed a search warrant in the 6000 block of Deer Creek Road, Selma, regarding an illegal indoor marijuana grow site.
During the execution of the warrant, approximately 25 pounds of processed marijuana concentrate and approximately 1,200 marijuana starter plants were seized and destroyed. Additionally, a large amount of cash was seized on scene.

Illegal starter plants waiting for spring were seized Tuesday, March 19.
(Photo by JMET for the Illinois Valley News)

The property also had multiple electrical, water and solid waste code violations. These violations could result in the criminal forfeiture of the property.
Maximilian Robert Lixl was taken into custody and lodged in the Josephine County Jail for unlawful manufacturing of marijuana, unlawful possession of marijuana, unlawful delivery of marijuana, and unlawful appropriation of water.
At the time of this press release the investigation is ongoing and no further details are being released.