An Elk Grove house fire that happened Wednesday night turned into a marijuana grow investigation Thursday morning according to Cosumnes Fire Deptartment's tweets.
The fire started on Spring Ridge Way not too far from Laguna Creek High School. According to the fire department it was an electrical call related to the marijuana grow operation.
Cosumnes fire crews responded, and put out the flames. As they put out the fire, firefighters then uncovered an apparent marijuana grow operation inside according to the department's tweets.
According to Elk Grove police officer Chris Trim, Cosumnes Fire Department contacted police around midnight. Marijuana growth was located in multiple rooms of the second floor of the house. Two elderly people were inside the house at the time.