Officers worked to remove close to 3,600 plants from the farm in the Virgin River Gorge area.
Street value of the marijuana: $7.2 million.
Officers even found a pair of crutches and a cast -- showing a relationship with the La Familia drug cartel from
Washington County Sheriff Cory Pulsipher said his office has known about the farm for three years, but it took a DEA helicopter to actually find it.
The plot was abandoned, so no arrests were made in the raid.