Memphis police discover marijuana plants while wrangling loose pigs

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Memphis police say they discovered marijuana growing at a local property while chasing pigs on the loose.

Just before 6 p.m. Monday night, officers were dispatched to the 100 block of W. Person Avenue.

According to police, officers were told by an animal control officer that she had received a call about five pigs wandering the property.

While attempting to capture the animals, the officer discovered seven marijuana plants on the property, so she called 911, police said.

Police confirmed they found seven marijuana plants on the property.

No arrests were made.

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