Marijuana found while crews responded to fire at Kaneohe home

Published  8:32 AM HST May 09, 2012
KANEOHE, Hawaii -

A two-alarm fire at a home in Kaneohe turned into more than just a fire investigation.

Firefighters found a smoldering blanket at a home on Kupale Street just before 4 a.m. Wednesday, according to a Honolulu Fire Department spokesman.

But, while investigating, police said officers found a man in the garage and 17 marijuana plants.

No property damage or injuries were reported.

No arrests have been made and police are investigating the case.

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