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Robertson County DA, Coty Siegert presents Robertson County Sheriff Gerald Yezak with a check for $9,796.00.
Dennis Phillips | Robertson County News
The Robertson County DA’s office handed out checks this past week for work well done by two law enforcement agencies in Robertson County.
The Robertson County Sheriff’s Office received $9,796.00 for property seizure that lead to the sale of land. The Property was the result of the largest marijuana bust in Robertson County back in May of 2011.
The Robertson County’s Sheriff’s office along with the Texas Department of Public Service used a helicopter to identify the property owned by Bernardo Lara, 67 of Bryan. On the 20-acre track of land, in the southern part of the county near Benchley, officers uncovered 1,336 marijuana plants valued at $400,000.00.