Police Investigate Rash of Pot Shop Break-Ins in Sacramento

Sacramento police are investigating a string of robberies targeting cannabis dispensaries in the area.

Authorities believe the crimes may be connected. In one case, a vehicle drove through one of the shops.

There have been 10 break-ins over the past month, according to CBS Sacramento.

“The Sacramento Cannabis Industry Association said locations in more industrial areas, like Twelve Hour Care, are targeted more often.”

The Association notes that the industry’s heavy reliance on cash because of a lack of access to banking services makes it a particularly vulnerable target for thieves.

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