Deputies Seize Nearly 6,000 Cannabis Plants During Traffic Stop

A large load of cannabis plants was found during a traffic stop in Siskiyou County last week. A cargo van was stopped in the Mount Shasta Vistas area and as the deputy approached he could smell a strong familiar odor. He asked the driver, Shuo Kuang, what he was hauling in the large boxes in the rear of the van and Kuang said he was hauling plants. When asked what kind of plants, Kuang said cannabis. Nearly 6,000 plants were found in the van and seized. Kuang was cited and released