Moscow Mistakenly Plants Field of Marijuana Instead of Grass

The Moscow Times
Authorities removed over 230 cannabis plants growing near a city metro station

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Authorities removed over 230 cannabis plants growing near a city metro station

 

A field of wild cannabis plants was discovered on city land near a Moscow metro station after apparently being accidentally planted by city authorities themselves, drug control authorities said Thursday.

The Federal Drug Control Service said its agents had to “try out the profession of gardening” to remove at least 230 bushes from the area around the Brateyevo metro station that is currently being built in the south of Moscow, a statement on the agency’s site said.

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