Posted: Feb 6, 2013 5:18 PM
Updated: Feb 6, 2013 6:40 PM
CORPUS CHRISTI - Narcotics investigators with the Corpus Christi Police Department released figures on the amount of synthetic marijuana and drug paraphernalia seized during last week's raids at eight smoke shops within city limits.
Police say they seized 11,227 pieces of merchandise worth $317,982. The amount of synthetic marijuana seized is close to 38 pounds.
By far, Puff-n-Stuff in Flour Bluff had the largest amount of product within the store while the largest amount of paraphernalia was seized from Sampsons in Calallen.
Officials made six arrests during what they're calling Operation Imitation Nation.
|Location||Weight of Synthetic Marijuana||Value||# Pieces of Paraphernalia|
|Mr. Nice Guys #1||5433 S. Staples||909.71 grams||$19,920||1,896|
|Mr. Nice Guys #2||1635 S. Staples||853.92 grams||$10,230||1,468|
|S&G #1||4820 Kostoryz||264 grams||$2,640||854
|S&G #2||5520 Everhart||1,055 grams||$21,100||1,773|
|S&G #3||4147 5 Points Road||459.54 grams||$4,595||598|
|Flashbacks||4818 Shopping Way||3,356.5 grams||$50,347||793|
|Puff-n-Stuff||10338 S.P.I.D.||8,306 grams||$124,950||1,085|
|Sampson's||14902 Trinity River||2,208 grams`||$84,200||2,760|
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