Detectives from the Burbank Police Department served search warrants Wednesday, April 20 in connection with their investigation into a marijuana cultivation operation based out of a local warehouse in Burbank.
Detectives conducted searches at locations in Burbank, Arcadia and Glendale. As a direct result of these searches, three marijuana cultivation operations were discovered. A significant number of marijuana plants, several pounds of harvested marijuana and four guns were also seized.
A total of five adult suspects were arrested:
- Levon Ayrapetov (31) of Arcadia
- Akop Petrosyan (30) of Glendale
- Victor Yepiskoposyan (29) of Glendale
- Jane Israyelian (21) of Los Angeles
- Bianca Bauza (24) of North Hollywood
All five suspects were booked at the Glendale City Jail for violations of 11358 H&S and 11360 H&S, Transportation of Marijuana for Sale and Cultivation of Marijuana. The case will be presented to the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office for filing consideration.