Newshawks: Water Main Break Leads To Pot Bust

EL CERRITO — A couple was arrested Friday morning when nearly 100 marijuana plants were discovered in their flooding home during a water main break, the El Cerrito Police Department reported. Carrie Pinkerton, 23, and Nicholas Roman, 20, were arrested after the early morning discovery at 2607 Mira Vista Drive in El Cerrito, Detective Sgt. Shawn Maples said. A 6-inch water main burst at 3 a.m., causing water to flood into the couple’s home.