Marijuana grower accused of siphoning water to feed his plants

9/26/14–A 19-year-old Winton man is facing stiff fines for not only growing marijuana illegally, buy but also stealing more than a million gallons of water to feed his plants. He claimed no knowledge of Madera County’s Medical Marijuana Ordinance — yet said to have a medical marijuana recommendation. When confronted about the water theft, nurse he said he had every right to take it. Read